photo_162657_WT0022716_1_wilbur2Cmarylou0001_20140218AUBURN – Mary Lou (Tice) Wilbur, 83 of Auburn, passed away peacefully on Sunday, February 16, 2014 at UMASS Hospital surrounded by her loving family.

Mary Lou’s husband, James H. Wilbur, Sr. passed away in 1993. She is survived by her beloved children, Harry Wilbur of Princeton, Patricia Keller and her husband Ronald of Pennsylvania and Penny A. Wilbur of Auburn with whom she lived; four grandchildren, Ronald Jr. and Meghan Keller and Danielle and Zackary Wilbur. She is predeceased by her son, James H. Wilbur, Jr.

Mary Lou was born in Derby, Vermont, a daughter of the late Glenn and Ethel (Rumery) Tice. She later moved to Auburn where she has lived for over fifty years. Mary Lou took care of her family and enjoyed the company of family and friends. She loved camping, knitting and sewing.

Services for Mary Lou will be held privately. To share your thoughts and memories of Mary Lou, please visit her personal guestbook at Mercadante Funeral Home.