Obituary : Audrey F. Wilson
Audrey Fisher Wilson died on Nov. 2 at the Sun City Convalescent Center in Sun City, Calif.
Ms. Wilson was born in New Bedford on August 28, 1921 and raised in Edgartown, a daughter of the late Evelyn and Errol Fisher.
She graduated from the Edgartown High School and was the winner of the Dean Memorial Scholarship and the Franklin Medal for excellence in United States history. She also graduated from Brockton Business College in 1941. From there she worked for five years with the U.S. War Department in Washington, D.C., as a medical secretary.
In 1946 she married William H. Wilson, Chief Warrant Officer in the U.S. Navy. Audrey was able to travel with her husband to Rota, Spain, and to the Philadelphia Naval Base while on his tour of duty. When he served on the aircraft carries, she remained in California where they both retired. He died in 1977.
Audrey is survived by two sisters, Charlotte Walpole of Edgartown and Marilyn Vater of Tucson, Ariz., Stuart and Donna Walpole, Randy, Jill, and Kate Walpole of Edgartown, several nieces, and faithful friend Marion Wardell.
Interment will be in the New Military National Cemetery in Riverside, Calif. Arrangements are by Evans-Brown Mortuaries of Sun City, Calif.