Wilma Eileen Wilson, 83, passed away Sunday, October 24, 2010, at her home in Ashland, Ore. She was born September 1, 1927, in Detroit, Mich., to Ernest and Mary Wilson. She lived in Arlington Heights, Ill.; Aspen, Colo.; and Ashland, Ore.

Wilma was a Master Gardener, Healing Touch Practitioner and Reiki Master. She loved rocks, crystals, dragonflies, rainbows and jazz. She was the embodiment of love, light and whimsy. She will be missed greatly by her family and all who knew her.

Wilma is survived by her five children, Laura Chatain, Sandy Hilton, John Hilton, Carl Hilton and David Hilton; nine grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

A celebration of Wilma's life will be held on Saturday, October 30, 2010, at Ashland Community Center and Lithia Park, 59 Winburn Way, from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. We invite you to wear bright colors and comfortable shoes and to bring a written memory or picture of Wilma for a memory book.