Mrs. Hilda M. Wasdin, 88, died of natural causes on October 3, 2020, at Poet’s Walk in Warrenton.
Hilda was born Hildegard Maria Rosa Kreusel on December 13, 1931, in Jablonec and Nisou, Czechoslovakia, the daughter of Josefine and Klemens Kreusel.
She emigrated to the United States with her husband, Waldo “Buck” Wasdin, and their two daughters on December 9, 1955. She and her husband, Buck, resided in Hazlehurst, Georgia, for 40 years following Buck’s retirement from the U.S. Air Force.
Hilda enjoyed cooking, gardening and singing with the Jolly Friends from Southside Church in Hazlehurst. Her grandchildren enjoyed her stories about the old country and life during and after World War II in Germany.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Waldo “Buck” Wasdin; a grandson; her brother, Rudy, and their parents.
Hilda is survived by daughter, Alice Copeland and son-in-law Guy Copeland of Fairfax Station; a daughter, Connie Edwards and son-in-law Dave Edwards of Georgetown, Texas; two granddaughters, Kelly David of Austin, Texas, and Michelle Hale of Warrenton; one grandson, Bryan Edwards of Abilene, Texas; two great-granddaughters, and four great-grandsons.
The funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date due to COVID-19.
The family suggests memorial donations may be sent to Heartland Hospice, 493 Blackwell Road, Suite 319, Warrenton, Va. 20186-2639
Condolences may be offered at www.moserfuneralhome.com