August 13, 1920 - April 14, 2018

Marlboro, NY

Willila "Lila" Wood Bailey-Baxter of Marlboro died peacefully at home on April 14, 2018. She was 97 years old. Born at home in Milton, NY on August 13, 1920; she was the daughter of the late Edward Marion Wood and Marian Patton Wood.

Survivors include her daughter, Gwenn Ruth Bailey de Mauriac of Gulfport, MS; her stepdaughters: Laurie, Mary and Ruth and her grandchildren.

Willila was predeceased by her first husband, Thomas Hallock Bailey, her second husband, Edmund Baxter, and her brother, Edward Wood.

Graveside Funeral Services will be held at 9 a.m. on Tuesday morning at Cedar Hill Cemetery, Newburgh with Pastor Jody Spiak officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Wildlife Conservancy, the Natural Wildlife Foundation or the Milton Methodist Church.

Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Carl J. DiDonato, Jr. of the DiDonato Funeral Service, Inc., 845-236-4300,