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Wilma A. (White) Twigger

February 11, 1926 ~ November 2, 2023 (age 97) 97 Years Old

Wilma Twigger Obituary

Wilma A. Twigger, 97, of Washington, formerly Houston, passed away Thursday, November 2, 2023, in Southmont of Presbyterian Senior Care.

She was born February 11, 1926, in Briar Hill, a daughter of the late Harry and Sara Inks White. 

Mrs. Twigger was a graduate of Redstone High School.

She was a member of the First United Presbyterian Church in Houston and Chartiers Chapter #97 Order of the Eastern Star.

Wilma enjoyed cross stitching and baking.

On July 23, 1943, she married James R. Twigger who died October 24, 2003.

Surviving are a son, James R. Twigger Jr. (Becky) of Cecil Township; two daughters, Joan Rohaly (the late John) of Canonsburg and Karen Milne (John) of Washington; five grandchildren, Melissa Brower, Jamie Bonazzoli (A.J.), James F. Twigger (Amy), Greg Twigger (Dianne) and Alison Allison (Jason); eight great grandchildren, Madi Bonazzoli, Ellie, Emmie, Zachary and Bethany Twigger and Bailey, Kaitlyn and Whitney Allison.

Three brothers are deceased.

Friends will be received from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday in the McIlvaine-Speakman Funeral Home Ltd., Robert K. McIlvaine, Owner/Supervisor, 27 Cherry Ave., Houston, PA 15342, where services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Monday, November 6, 2023.  Interment will be private at Lafayette Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to Presbyterian Senior Care at

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November 5, 2023

2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
McIlvaine-Speakman Funeral Home Ltd.
27 Cherry Ave.
Houston, PA 15342

Funeral Service
November 6, 2023

10:00 AM
McIlvaine-Speakman Funeral Home Ltd.
27 Cherry Ave.
Houston, PA 15342


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