Born:  c. 1915

Died: October 18, 1984

Married: Grover C. Wilson

Children: Catherine Wilson Dunleavy, Mary A Wilson, Grover C. Wilson, Jr.

Althea Madigan Wilson was a nurse in Saranac Lake for thirty years.  She lived at 16 St. Bernard Street.

Adirondack Daily Enterprise, October 19, 1984

Mrs. Althea Wilson

SCHENECTADY - Mrs. Althea (Madigan) Wilson, 70, of 1805 Bernice Ave., Rotterdam, a former Saranac Lake resident, died yesterday at her home after a long illness.

Her husband, Grover Wilson, Sr., died a week ago today in Schenectady.

Mrs. Wilson was born in Schenectady. She was a graduate of the Ellis Hospital School of Nursing here and had worked at Ellis Hospital for several years before moving to Saranac Lake.

She and her husband lived in Saranac Lake for 30 years and she worked at Will Rogers Hospital and then the General Hospital of Saranac Lake. She was a Registered Nurse.

The couple returned to Schenectady five years ago.

Mrs. Wilson was a communicant of St. Gabriels Church in Schenectady.

Survivors include two daughters. Mrs. Catherine Dunleavy of Rotterdam and U.S. Army Major Mary A. Wilson of Edgewood, Md.; a son, Grover C. Wilson, Jr., of Milford, Conn.; two sisters, Mrs. Dorothy Booth and Mrs. Leah Hill, both of Schenectady; three brothers, Robert Madigan of Schenectady, Vincent Madigan of Gainesville, Ga., and the Rev. Henry Madigan of Point Pleasant, N.J.; three grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

The funeral service will be held Saturday at 9:45 a.m. at St. Gabriels Church. Memorial contributions may be made to the Hospice of Schenectady, 514 McClelland Ave.. Schenectady. 12304. Funeral arrangements are with the Daly Funeral Home in Schenectady.