Wilma Irene Wiggins, 93, of West Lafayette passed away Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019, at Cumberland Pointe Health Campus. 

She was born Feb. 26, 1926, in Montgomery County, to the late Franklin and Isabella Harmon Baer.

Wilma graduated from Bowers High School in 1944. She married Verlen Dean Wiggins on June 20, 1947. He preceded her in death Feb. 26, 2015.

She was a member of Wabash Extension Homemakers Club for 60 years, Emera Club, Ladies of Federated Craft #94 and attended St. Andrew United Methodist Church. Wilma served three terms as Worthy Matron at Hope Chapter Order of the Eastern Star #5. Wilma volunteered at Westminster Village and St. Andrew United Methodist Church.

Surviving are: her children, Ronald Dean (Karen) Wiggins of Bloomington, Illinois, Judith Kay Black of Fort Smith, Arkansas, Terri Elaine (Michael) Venable of Fort Wayne, Kregg Steven (Jeanine) Wiggins of Clarkston, Michigan, Layne Kent (Paula) Wiggins of Dexter, Michigan; 10 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Also surviving is her sister, Vera Leach of Crawfordsville. 

Wilma was preceded in death by two brothers and three sisters.

Service was Monday in Lafayette.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Andrew United Methodist Church or charity of donor’s choice in Wilma’s memory. 

You may sign the guest book, leave memories and photos at www.soller-baker.com.

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