809. Wiley George Woolsey
was born on 30 Mar 1923 in Taylor, Williamson County, Texas.
(418) He died on 8 Nov 2003.
He was married to Rosa Marie Robertson
(daughter of James DeWitt Robertson and
Amy Callahan) on 10 Apr 1943. He was divorced from Rosa Marie Robertson
on 14 Mar 1975 in Williamson County, Texas.(767)
Rosa Marie Robertson was born on 11 Sep 1921
in Buckholtz, Texas. She died on 1 Sep 2010.
Marie Woolsey, 88 of Georgetown, passed away on Friday, October 1, 2010. Visitation
will be held on Wednesday, October 6, 2010 from 6:00PM to 8:00PM at The Gabriels
Funeral Chapel, 393 North IH 35, Georgetown, Texas 78628. A service celebrating
Marie's life and her faith will be held on Thursday, October 7, 2010 at 10:00AM
at The Gabriels Funeral Chapel. Interment will follow at IOOF Cemetery.
Marie was born October 11, 1921 in Buckholtz, Texas to the late James DeWitt
and Amy Callahan Robertson. She is also preceded in death by her two sisters,
Faye Smith and Corrine Neblich; and her brother, J. O. Robertson. Marie graduated
from Georgetown High School in 1939. She worked for the Georgetown Railroad Company
for over 28 years and was Treasurer when she retired in 1989. She was a long
time member of First Baptist Church in Georgetown and a charter member of Main
Street Baptist Church. She was always involved in her children's school activities,
supporting all their participation in the Georgetown High School sports teams.
She was also a fan of the University of Texas football and Lady Longhorn basketball
teams, and the Houston Texans. After her retirement, Marie traveled throughout
the US with her lifelong friend, Murdell Williams. Marie was a devoted, self-sacrificing
mother and grandmother.
She is survived by her loving children, George Woolsey and his wife Susan of
Denton, Susan Hart and her husband Ernie of San Antonio, Dan Woolsey of Walburg,
and Amy Woolsey of Austin; her grandchildren, James Woolsey of Houston, Dan Woolsey
of Galveston, Sarah Keirstead and her husband Matt of Bend, OR, Matthew Hart
of Austin, and Julie Brewer and her husband Rusty of Washington, DC; her lifelong
friend, Murdell Williams; along with numerous other loving family members and
friends. Memorial contributions in Marie's name should be sent to Main Street
Baptist Church, 1001 Main Street, Georgetown, TX 78626.
Personal words of comfort may be sent to the family online at www.gabrielsfuneral.com.
Wiley George Woolsey and Rosa Marie Robertson had the following children:
Wiley George Woolsey.
Susan Marie Woolsey (Private).
William Dan Woolsey (Private).
Amy Jayne Woolsey (Private).