Wilson, Shirley Dittmar; passed away on January 15, 2015; at the age of 86. A lifelong resident of Clawson, Michigan, she spent over 40 years as a high school teacher and counselor, 38 years in the Clawson School District. She graduated from Clawson High School, and went on to Alma College where she met her husband, Frank Wilson. They were married in 1952, and started a family shortly after that, raising six boys and one girl in her beloved town of Clawson. Shirley loved playing golf, the theater, watching her children and grandchildren compete in sports, tending to her garden, and annual vacations to Traverse City with her family and winters in Florida. With the passing of Frank in 2005, Shirley began a friendship with Bob McQuater. They traveled the country together, attended MSU football games, and enjoyed a very special relationship until her passing. She was an active member in her community and with the Alma Alumni Association where she sponsored a scholarship fund for deserving undergraduates. She is survived by her six sons, Keith Wilson; two grandchildren, Adam and Kyle, Craig Wilson, Bryan Wilson (Shelly); two grandchildren, Brady (Sarah), Whitney (Ben); one great grandchild, Breckon, Kevin Wilson (Susan); four grandchildren, Taryn, Lauren, Kendall, and Kamren, Ken Wilson (Chris); three grandchildren, Evan, Alyssa, and Kelsey, Scott Wilson (Erin); three grandchildren, Cameron, Cole, and Chloe; and daughter, Kim Williams (Mike); four grandchildren, Alex, Madeline, Sophia, and Ava. A Memorial Service will be held at Clawson High School Auditorium, 101 John M Avenue, Clawson, MI on February 7, 2015 at 11:30 a.m. A Memorial Luncheon will follow at 1:30 p.m. at Petruzzello’s Banquet and Conference Center, 6950 Rochester Rd, Troy, MI. The family suggests that in lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Cure Alzheimer’s Fund, 34 Washington Street, Suite 200 Wellesley Hills, MA 02481 www.curealz.org See more at: shirley-irene-wilson.forevermissed.comPublished in Daily Tribune on Feb. 1, 2015+Read More Share Listen to Obituary Remember Share a message, photo, or video below View guest book "I'm 70 years old and I remember her like it was yesterday..." Add a memory or condolence to the guest book Add Message Please add or record a video for the family of Shirley Wilson Add a video + Please add a photo and share in the life story for Shirley Wilson Add a photo + http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/dailytribune/obituary.aspx?n=shirley-dittmar-wilson&pid=174006276