Obituary of Lois J. Wiley
Lois J. Wiley, 88, of Rome, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on Tuesday, March 17, 2020. Born in Oswego on June 2, 1931, she was the daughter of the late Clarence and Hazel (Jones) Jackson. She was a graduate of Rome Free Academy and on April 19, 1952 she married Francis “Bud” Wiley. Lois was member of the First United Methodist Church of Rome. She and her husband Bud avid supporters of RFA football and traveled to games both home and away for many, many years. Surviving besides her loving husband of 67 years, Bud, are three daughters, Roxanne Thompson, April Wiley and Francine (Michael Stone) Ellis; three sons, Chris (Jo Lynn) Wiley, Russ Wiley and Rick Wiley; eight grandchildren, Toby, Karmie, Lauren, Taylor, Joshua, Michael, Rex J. and Ryan; seven great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Lois’s family would like to express their gratitude to the wonderful people at the CNY Association for the Blind and Hospice and Palliative Care for their wonderful care and compassion. Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. There will be no calling hours. Interment will take place in Fairview Cemetery in Williamstown. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Lois’s memory may be made to the Rome Humane Society, 6247 Lamphear Rd., Rome NY 13440.
Willamstown, New York, United States