---- — Irene H. Wilson, 72, of Mt. Vernon, died 7:12 a.m. Monday, Sept. 2, 2013, at Crossroads Community Hospital in Mt. Vernon.
She was born Sept. 14, 1940, in Wisconsin, the daughter of Oscar and Helen Milblink. She married Edgar Wilson in September 1982.
Irene was a homemaker and a member of the Lutheran faith.
She is survived by her husband, Edgar Wilson of Mt. Vernon; son, Mike McLaughlin of Sheboygan, Wis.; two daughters, Penny McLaughlin of Sheboygan, Wis. and Shelley McLaughlin of Mt. Vernon; four brothers; two sisters; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother.
In honor of her wishes, she will be cremated and there will be no visitation or funeral service. Burial of ashes will be held at a later date in Wisconsin.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home where you may call 242-3348 or visit www.hugheyfuneralhome1969.com for further information and to send condolences.