unknown - September 4, 2013
Mrs. Alice “Isabelle” LaPier Wilcox, 89, wife of the late James Vernon Wilcox and a resident of Seaford, DE, formerly of Skaneateles, and Parksley, VA, passed away at the home of her daughter Tina in Galestown, MD, on Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013.
Born September 23, 1923 in Auburn, NY, she was a daughter of the late John Edward LaPier and Alice Talbot LaPier. Mrs. Wilcox was a former Emergency Dispatcher for the Village of Skaneateles; a Librarian Aide at State Street Elementary School in Skaneateles; and a store clerk for Red and White Convenience Stores on the Eastern Shore of Virginia. She was a member of Grace United Methodist Church in Parksley; a Past-President of Skaneateles Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary and the Central New York Fireman’s Association Auxiliary; and a charter member of the Skaneateles Ambulance and Volunteer Emergency Services (SAVES). Her hobbies included working on puzzles, and watching baseball.
Survivors include three children, Valorie Hailey and husband Stephen of Dover, DE, Tina Wilcox and partner Colleen Wells of Galestown, and David Wilcox and wife Lisa of Atlantic, VA; eight grandchildren, Chris Simmons and wife Shannon, Shannon Simmons, Raj Hailey and wife Becky, Roxana Andrews and husband Keith, Stefan Hailey, Alyssa Wilcox, Lindsay Jester and husband Zach, and Zachary Wilcox; two step-grandchildren, Kevan Sullivan and husband Carter, and Jaquine Hailey; a sister-in-law, Lucy LaPier of Auburn, NY; eleven great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild, niece, and nephew. In addition to her husband and parents, Mrs. Wilcox was predeceased by her sister and brother-in-law, Catherine and Ronald Holdsworth, and brother, John LaPier, all formerly of Auburn; and a brother and sister-in-law, Fred and Madeline LaPier, formerly of Richmond, VA.
No public services are planned at this time.
Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of the Eastern Shore, 165 Market Street, Suite 3, Onancock, VA 23417.
Memory tributes may be shared with the family at williamsfuneralhomes.com.