Pat L. Wilds

Pat L. Wilds, of Evart, passed away Saturday February 23, 2013, at Isabella County Medical Care Facility in Mt. Pleasant. She was 85.

Mrs. Wilds was born November 11, 1927 in Clare to Alfred and Lida (Krell) Corman. She graduated Clare High School in 1945.

She married James O. Wilds on May 28, 1953 in Mt. Pleasant and he preceded her in death in 1988. She moved to the Evart area from Farwell in 1969. Pat was a foster mother who had raised quite an extended family.

Surviving are three daughters, Deanna (Gene) Wallington of Houghton Lake, Mary (Tony Sittaro) Wilds of Lenox, MI, Char Beebe of Evart; four sons, Kenneth Wilds of Clare, Jack (Wendy) Wilds of Cadillac, Keith Wilds of Comstock Park, Mike (Bev) Newhall of Barryton, grandchildren, Miranda Nichols, Brandon Nichols, Dallas Roper, Kaleb Mann, Kevin Mann Jr., Donny Wilds, and Toni Wilds, numerous great grandchildren; and three sisters, Judith (Charlie) Lubs of Midland, Janey (George) Burns of the U.P., and Jill (David) Moore of Minnesota.

Her parents, husband Jim, son Richard, and two daughters, Robin and Angela preceded her in death.

Funeral services for Pat L. Wilds are 1 p.m. Wednesday February 27 at the Corey Funeral Home in Evart. Visitation is 11 a.m. Wednesday until time of services.

Internment will be in the Surrey Township Cemetery in Clare County.