Freda L. Wilcox

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Alton and Zephyrhills, Fla. - Freda L. Wilcox, 81, passed away March 22, 2019, surrounded by family at home. She was born January 20, 1938, in Hampden, the daughter of Delmont Sr. and Amy (Lawton) Spencer.
Freda graduated from Hampden Academy. Following graduation, she married Stacy Wilcox in October of 1958. She went on to work at DHHS in Bangor for 31 years.
Freda was an excellent cook. She was a member of the Messiah Baptist church, and was very strong in her faith. She loved camping and spending time with her family, which was everything to her.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Stacy Wilcox; twin daughters, Freda and Rita; her son, Jeff Wilcox; and a sister, Irene Ryder.
Freda is survived by her children; Brian Wilcox and wife, Robin, Cheryl Nason and her husband, Larry, Michael Wilcox and his wife, Jolean, Pam Jewell and her husband, Keith, Aaron Wilcox and his wife, Melinda; twelve grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; sister, Hazel Ryder; and a brother, Delmont Spencer Jr.
Relatives and friends are welcome to call 5-7 p.m Thursday, March 28, 2019 at Brookings-Smith, 133 Center St., Bangor. A funeral service will be held Friday March 29, 2019 at 6 p.m. at the Messiah Baptist Church, 985 Union St., Bangor, with Rev. Gary Horton, pastor, officiating. A reception will be held in the church hall following the service. Those wishing to remember Freda in a special way may make donations in her name to the Messiah Baptist Church, 985 Union St., Bangor, ME 04401. Condolences to the family may be expressed at BrookingsSmith.com
Published on March 25, 2019
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Jeff Niles
Apr 17, 2019
So sorry to be informed of Freda's passing. She certainly was a beautiful person. I met her and Stacey at Bangor Baptist Church and they both were a joy to know. My Love in Christ goes out to all the family of which I know many of you. And know that you have been in my thoughts and prayers.
Terri Butcher
Mar 28, 2019
So glad I had the privilege of knowing Freda, she was a beautiful woman inside and out, she will be greatly missed. I will see you in Heaven sweet friend ❤️
Patti & Greg Cerini
Mar 27, 2019
We have so many memories of Freda and Stacy. From watching family videos, play cards, eating homemade bread and delicious meals. Lots of laughter and lots of love for the kids. Just beginning able to reminiscing. The smile and her kisses will be missed until we meet again. With Great love for all the family !
Randi
Mar 27, 2019
Freda was a one of a kind lady! Full of life, fun, stories, a wonderful Christian woman, and caring, protective mother.
She was a beautiful friend to me and my family through many years. Her and Stacy together were such a kick and a lot of good times and teasing remembered. I don't think we will see the likes of her again as she was a special person who doesn't come along very often in our lives. Her family was her heart. She is now home with the Lord and will be waiting for us when we get there.
Linda, Normand & Marissa Rivard
Mar 27, 2019
Wilcox Family - we were so sorry to hear of your loss. Freda was a special person. I worked with her for years at DHS; camped with both of your parents at the same place; and even my folks wintered with them in Florida in the same park. I know she will be greatly missed by all; know that you are all in our thoughts and prayers.

The Rivard family
Tim & Linda Wilcox
Mar 27, 2019
Your mom was a dear sweet lady, we will remember her with fond memories. You will miss her every day, but also rejoice in knowing she is in heaven. Love, prayers and condolences to you all
Tania McIntyre
Mar 26, 2019
I'm very sorry for your loss.
Gerald and Lois Harrington
Mar 26, 2019
Dear Wilcox family,

We send our sympathies to you all. We have lots of memories of your mom and dad at Bangor Baptist. .
Carmen Daigle
Mar 26, 2019
Dear Pam - I am so very sorry for your loss. I just wanted to say, you are without a doubt one of the most dedicated daughters -your willingness to give up so much in order to give your mom what she needed these past couple of years has been a true blessing to witness. The Country Villa staff miss both you and your mom - you had become such a daily fixture we felt lost after you moved your mom to your home. God Bless you and your family! Take some time to take good care of you for a change. We miss your moms mischievous smile she was so full of fun and sweetness!
Dale and Ginny Hopkins
Mar 26, 2019
Just wanted to add...so thankful that we will all see her again someday....
Dale and Ginny Hopkins
Mar 26, 2019
We have known Freda and Stacy for many years and have had some great times with them...some of those times were at Fryburg Fair and Pierre....LOL...she loved to hear him sing, lots of teasing went on. Lots of other good times, too many to list here. Freda was a wonderful friend and Christian lady. Always loved them AND their families. Our love and prayers to all the family....
Norah Ossinger Trecartin
Mar 26, 2019
So many fun memories of the Wilcox/Wilson clan. So sorry you lost you Mom!
Sharon and Harry Rideout
Mar 25, 2019
Our sincere sympathy to you, Aaron and Meliinda, as you grieve the death of your mom and mother-in-law. Blessings as you gather those treasured memories from family and friends.