Obituary: Henry H. Wilson, retired painter

Henry H. Wilson, 87, of New Port Richey, Fla., a retired painter at Physical Plant, died Jan. 17.

Born in Moe''s River, Quebec, he immigrated as a child to the United States, settling in Amherst, where he was a 1935 graduate of Amherst High School.

He worked in the Paint Shop for nearly 15 years, retiring in 1978. Earlier, he worked for 18 years for Douglass Marsh in Amherst, in both the furniture store and as a funeral director in the funeral home.

He leaves his wife, Grace (Harvey) Wilson; three daughters, Judy Lizardi, of Pelham; Margaret Maccarone, of Medford; and Martha Zuckerman, of Amherst and Hudson, Fla.; a brother, six grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.

Memorial gifts may be made to any hospice.

A burial service will be held in the summer in North Amherst Cemetery.