Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma
February 24, 2007, p19
Wilmina Kate (Finney) Maschino
Wilmina Kate Maschino, age 79, died Thursday, February 22, 2007. She
was born November 14, 1927 in Chivington, CO to William and Mary
(Daniels) Finney. She met and married her husband, Edward Maschino in
1951 and moved to OKC. She has lived in Mustang since 1972. She was
active in various organizations including the Senior Citizens Center,
TOPS and the Red Hat Society. She was founder of the Mustang HUGS
project providing cooling ties for the soldiers in Iraq. She was also a
member of the JOY Group at Holy Spirit Catholic Church. She loved
knitting, beadery and crocheting and was an avid gardener. Wilma was a
true inspiration, courageously fighting cancer four different times
throughout her life while continuing to lovingly care for her family and
actively pursuing her hobbies and travels.
Survivors include her husband, Ed, of the home, three sons Steve
Maschino and wife Tamara of Seabrook, TX, Alan Maschino of Yukon, and
David Maschino and wife Tammy of Edmond, OK. She is also survived by one
brother Robert Finney and wife Peggy of Oceanside, CA, and three
grandchildren Chad, John and Katie.
She was preceded in death by her son William Michael. In lieu
of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Holy Spirit Church
Building Fund, 1100 N. Sara Rd., Mustang, OK. A Mass of Christian Burial
will be held at 10am on Monday, February 26, 2007 at Holy Spirit
Catholic Church, Mustang, OK with interment following at
Rose Hill Burial Park,
OKC under the direction of McNeil's Mustang Funeral Service.
Contributed by Marti Graham, Transcriber, . Information posted as courtesy to researchers.