Joan Wilson, 87, a Cape Coral resident for the past 27 years, formerly of Warwick, Rhode Island, passed away peacefully on Saturday, April 4, 2015 in Cape Coral. She was born on August 16, 1927 in Providence, RI to the late Joseph and Anna (Benedetti) D’Amico.
Joan was a former member of St. Kevin’s Catholic Church in Warwick, RI and member of St. Andrews Church of Cape Coral. She loved to travel, dance and spend time with her cherished family. Joan was a proud mother and grandmother always happy for their achievements and successes. She was a kind and generous person who donated to many charities throughout her life.
She is survived by two loving children, Maureen R. Wilson and her partner, Mark Erikson of Cape Coral, and Thomas K. Wilson (Marie) of Cranston, RI; a sister, Helen Olney (Doug) of Coventry, RI and two brothers, John D’Amico (Jeanette) of Tampa, FL and George D’Amico (Joan) of Warwick, RI; three grandchildren, Ryan, Erin and Tiffany; and soon to be great grandmother. Joan leaves numerous nieces and nephews.
Joan was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas N. Wilson; sisters, Rose Andreozzi, Theresa Bowman and brother Frank D’Amico.
Memorial contributions in memory of Joan Wilson are suggested to, Food for the poor, www.foodforthepoor.org
Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.
A Memorial Service in Rhode Island will be held at St Bartholomew’s Church, 297 Laurel Hill Avenue, Providence, RI. May 2, 2015 at 10:00 am.