Wilda I. Brothers, 87, died Thursday, August 2, 2012, at the Avenue Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, formerly of Pattersonville.
Wilda was born in Gloversville, the daughter of Walter and Zetta Osborne. She was a graduate of Johnstown High School. She was a hardworking wife and mother, working in several retail stores, including The Big N and The Carl Company. She was a former member of Home Bureau.
Wilda was predeceased by her husband, Kenneth Brothers. He died in 1988.
She is survived by two children, Michael Brothers and Melodie (Joe) Howarth; a sister Ernestine wait; three grandchildren, April Miller, Jessica Wilcox and Stephen Alexander; three great grand children, Bradley, Elizabeth and Sandrea, and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her siblings Irene King, Stella O'Neil, Marvin, Roy, Vernon, and Elton Osborne.
A funeral service is planned for Tuesday at 11 a.m. at the Woestina Cemetery, Pattersonville. A calling hour will be held from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the Daly Funeral Home, Inc., 242 McClellan St., Schenectady.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Assoc., 2 Pine West Plaza Albany, N.Y. 12205. Online condolences may be expressed at www.dalyfuneralhome.com.