Maude Estella (Powell) Billington

Maude Estella (Powell) Billington

Maude Estella (Powell) Billington

Maude Estella (Powell) Billington, age 98, of Big Flats WI passed away at home on September 8th 2023.

Maude was an avid reader who amassed quite a personal library and enjoyed doing crossword puzzles. She especially enjoyed watching her great grandchildren grow into adulthood. Maude was born June 26th, 1925, in Columbia County Wisconsin to Father Ernest Powell and Mother Lillian May (Babcock) Powell. She married Randall George Billington on July 3rd 1942 in Portage Wisconsin. She and Randall were the parents to Sons Randall (Rita) Billington, Roy Billington and Daughter Wendy Hiller. She was preceded in death by her parents: Ernest and Lillian Powel; husband, Randall G Billington; sons: Randall J and Roy F Billington; daughter, Wendy Hiller; brother, John Powell; and significant other Dewy Farnsworth. Maude is survived by daughter-in-law, Rita Billington; grandchildren: Randall (Bonnie) Billington, Rodney (Ledah) Billington, Kerry (Kurt) Fisher, Michael (Crystal) Hiller, Jennifer (Steve) Pax, Donna Cross, Theresa (Doug) King and Michelle Jefferies; and many great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Friday, September 22, 2023, at Roseberry’s Funeral Home in Friendship, Wisconsin. Interment will be 10:00 a.m. at the Wyocena Cemetery, On Saturday, September 23, 2023, in Wyocena, Wisconsin.

Maude’s family would like to thank Birdie Johnson for all of the wonderful care that she provided.

Roseberry’s Funeral Home is assisting the family. Visit for online condolences and further information.

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  1. Curtie & Michelle Pollex says:

    To the entire family of Maude~ I am so sorry for the loss of y’all’s Mom & Grandma. I didn’t have the pleasure of knowing her but if her grandson’s are any testimony of her…very wonderful people! Kind & funny!! 🥰

    Please know that I have been praying for comfort, that only God can give. 🙏✝️🙏

    I didn’t know that Wendy Hiller & family had a connection. ♥️ I’m sure Wendy was there with arms wide open. 😇🥰😇 Wendy was such a beautiful person inside and out & I’m sure having Maude in her life; had an influence on her! 😊 God’s comfort, much love & hugs~Curtie & Michelle

  2. Hans & Dorothy Menck says:

    She was such a fun & a very nice lady. Have not been in touch with her lately but never forgot her. So sorry to all her relatives & friends. This is a big loss. May God be with all of you & we will always keep her in our memory!!!!

  3. Alan Babcock says:

    I’m sorry for your loss she had a great family to support her all those years!

  4. jeri says:

    Rita and love, thoughts and prayers are with you all

  5. Dawn Meton says:

    Rita my heart breaks for all of the family. Maude was a very special lady and full of energy. I’m so very sorry for your loss.

  6. Sally Billington says:

    I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with her family. I’m sure she was welcomed by all her family. God Bless

  7. Virginia King says:

    So sorry for your loss. Maude was a wonderful lady. Will be missed by many.
    Prayers to all.

  8. Artie Lumby says:

    Maude was a great lady. So sorry to hear of her passing. My condolences to her family. I will never forget all the fun we had together at Shuck’s bar. She was always a good friend to me. RIP sweet lady!

  9. Melanie Yuds says:

    My sympathy to the family on their loss of Maude. She was a good lady!

  10. Wayne and Betty Graske says:

    Sending thoughts and prayers to the family. She will be missed by many.
    Rest in peace Maude.

  11. Mike and Mary Schuster says:

    So sorry to hear of Maude’s passing. I am so happy we got to see her on her Birthday. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Rest in Peace Maude! Mike and Mary Schuster

  12. Robyn Skelton says:

    I only got to know Maude for a short time. In that short time I learned so much from her. She will be greatly missed by many! Sending you all positive thought and prayers.

  13. Shawna Gruber says:

    So sorry for your loss.. .. she was a sweetheart.. she will be missed

  14. Roberta ( Nelson) McFarlane says:

    Sending my condolences to the billington family