Verona Rosina Wilson, age 92, of Atascadero passed away May 17. Verona was born August 13, 1924 to Lydia and Fred Fischer in Beulah, North Dakota. Verona was raised in Beulah and graduated from high school there. Verona married Ray Mattheis and began raising their family: son James Mattheis, born June 28, 1943, daughter Karen Milligai, born 1947, son Ronald Mattheis, born June 18, 1948, daughter Lynda Gray, born September 13, 1951.
Verona had brothers Evold and Elmer Fischer. They both predeceased. Her husband Ray passed away in 1971. Verona married Albert Wilson from Washington in 1974, they lived in Washington State until 2012 when Albert died. Verona moved to Atascadero to live with her daughter and son-in–law Lynda and Ken Gray. Verona is survived by four adult children, grandchildren, Richard Milligan, Wash., Lisa Flickinger (deceased), Valin and Catlin Mattheis, James Mattheis, great grandchildren: Karly Troutt, Flickinger, Bailey Flickinger, Kira Wadsworth, Kaleah , Keenan Milligan, Kyle Drewry, great, great, great, grandchildren: Huelsak, Ava, Emma, Brady.