Ruth Marian Wilcox obit

Ruth Marian Wilcox, age 99, of Franklin, Tennessee passed away March 16, 2021. Originally from Saginaw, Michigan, she enjoyed golf, playing cards, traveling and summers on the lake. She was a long-time member of St. Dominic Catholic Church in Saginaw, Michigan.  

Preceded in death by, her parents, Herman “Sam” and Martha Erpenstein Dreist; husband, Adelbert N. Wilcox (married Oct. 27, 1945); brother, William Dreist; and sisters, Edna Dreist and Helen Dreist. Survived by sons, Steve (Susie) Wilcox and David (Kathy) Wilcox; grandchildren, Audrey (Matt Shelton) Wilcox, Paul (Jesse) Wilcox, Aric (Holly) Wilcox and Sarah (Drew) Mucci; and several nieces and nephews.  

A special thank you to Alive Hospice for the care they provided. A service will be conducted at a later date at St. Andrews Cemetery in Saginaw, MI. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Dominic Catholic Church, Saginaw, MI.  


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