Donna M. Wilson

Donna M. Wilson

printed 11/18/2022

York, Pa.

Donna M. Wilson, 78, of York, Pennsylvania, died Nov. 13, 2022 at York Hospital.

She was the wife of the late David E. Wilson.

Mr. and Mrs. Wilson were married for 36 years prior to David’s death in 2003.

Born Jan. 21, 1944 in York, she was the daughter of the late Harry and Anna (Ritter) Wagaman.

Donna was a graduate of William Penn Senior High School. She enjoyed spending time with family and friends. Some of her hobbies were cooking, painting, recycling and traveling, especially to Miami, Florida, and Ocean City, Maryland, where she spent her summers.

Donna was a strong proponent of fairness, equality and justice.

Donna is survived by her two sons, David E. Wilson, Jr. and his wife, Keota Silaphone of Berlin, Maryland, and Darren E. Wilson and Leah Thompson of Pittsburgh; and by her extended family, Kathleen Rogers, Christine Wagaman, Alan Wagaman, Cortney Derocher and Jarrett Rogers.

Donna was preceded in death by her two brothers, Gary and Rodney Wagaman; and a sister, Gloria Wagaman.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, Nov. 19, 2022 at 11 a.m. at the Etzweiler Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, 1111 E. Market Street, York. Burial will be in Mount Rose Cemetery.

A viewing will be held Saturday from 10-11 a.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Speech and Language Pathology Scholarship, 112 Washington Place, Two Chatham Center, Suite 450, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 15219; or to the Farm and Natural Lands Trust of York County, 350 North George Street, York, Pennsylvania 17401 (

Arrangements by the Etzweiler Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, 1111 East Market Street, York, Pennsylvania 17403 (

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