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Massena, NY 13662
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Geraldine Wilson

Geraldine M. Wilson

Thursday, November 5th, 1942 - Friday, May 1st, 2020
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MASSENA – Geraldine M. Wilson, 77, of West Orvis Street, peacefully passed away Friday afternoon, May 1, 2020 in the comfort of her home surrounded by her loving family.

Geraldine was born November 5, 1942 in Malone, the daughter of the late Francis and Bernice (Burnett) Villnave. She lived and raised her family in the Brasher Falls area, where she worked as a waitress and bartender and many restaurants. In addition, she worked in the cafeterias at St. Lawrence Central School and Reynolds Metals. She later went to work at Bob’s Bakery in Massena, where she remained until its closing. She was an avid bingo player and loved visits to the casino and riding around the Seaway watching deer.

Geraldine is survived by her daughters and their husbands, Debra and Rob Martin of Minoa, New York; Linda and Donald Premo of Brasher Falls; and Janet and Rick Cartwright of Fayetteville, North Carolina; 3 stepchildren; numerous grandchildren and many great grandchildren; her sister, Irene Villnave of Massena; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Gerald H. Wilson on August 29, 1989; her son, James R. Compeau on December 10, 2018; and a sister, Shirley Remington on March 10, 2011.

At her request, there will be no services. Burial will be held privately in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Brasher Falls.

Arrangements are with the Donaldson Funeral Home, Massena, where friends are encouraged to share memories, condolences, and photos online at
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Lorri Jackson

Posted at 11:33am
Debra, Linda and Janet. I’m sorry to hear about the passing of your mom. Whenever I saw her in the store we would always chat and catch up on how everyone was. Prayers to you all.


Posted at 10:14pm
I always loved her stories. She always made sure there was candy for all the grandkids she was the best grandma anyone could of had

Destiny Finkelstein

Posted at 09:28pm
Forever thankful you got to meet your very first great great grandchild before you left us. Thank you for always being the first stop after what seemed like such a long trip as a kid. Thank you for the warm hugs, candy and a soda everytime we walked in the house. I love you with all my heart grandma. Always remembered ❤️

Diana & Billy Macintire

Posted at 07:23pm
Janet Linda and Debra I'm so sorry for the loss of your Mom She will never be forgotten She was always there for anyone . Fly High Sweet Angel You have Earned Your Wings . You will be Missed

Sharon Compo

Posted at 02:54pm
Debbie Linda and Janet so sorry for the loss of your Mom I will sure miss her can't believe she is gone.

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