Wilma P. Markee was born on May 29, 1921 and passed away on November 11, 2012. She was 91. She was the first child of Ormond and Josephine Feldkamp and spent the first seven years of her life on a ranch outside Saline, Michigan. They moved to Oakland, Oregon around 1928. Wilma graduated from Roseburg High School in 1939 where she had been a cheerleader. She studied Business at Oregon State for one year and studied another year at a business school in Portland. She then went to work for Alcoa. Wilma married Ed Wyatt shortly after WWII. She spend the next 25 years raising three boys. Wilma then married Keith Markee in 1975 spending nearly 20 wonderful years together. Wilma was a devoted mother - she loved her sons and we loved her. She also had a special love for life and took such joy in simple things like playing bridge, making greeting cards, or just taking a walk. Wilma also enjoyed creating pictures out of dried flowers. She was still walking, driving her car, and enjoying life. If you saw Wilma fun was soon to follow. Wilma was preceded in death by her husbands, Ed Wyatt and Keith Markee;
son David Wyatt; and brothers, Bob and Jerry Feldkamp. Wilma is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Michael and Sung In Wyatt of New York, son Kelly Wyatt of Roseburg; two granddaughters, Jennifer and Wyamone Wyatt of New York; sister-in-law Phyllis Feldkamp, and nephews, Steve Feldkamp and his wife Jerry Feldkamp, Doug Feldkamp his wife Mechelle Feldkamp, and Jim Feldkamp. A memorial service will be held Monday, November 19, 2012 at 11 a.m. at Wilson’s Chapel of the Roses, 965 Harvard Avenue. Following will be a reception at her home at 363 W. Chapman Ave. Please visit www.wilsonschapeloftherosesfh.com to sign the online guest book and to leave the family fond memories and condolences.