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John Henry Wilson, Jr

Stewartville, Olmsted County, Minnesota, USA
Death 27 Nov 1973 (aged 88)
Saskatchewan, Canada
Burial Shaunavon, Maple Creek Census Division, Saskatchewan, Canada
Memorial ID 149682702 · View Source
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Rochester Post-Bulletin: November 28, 1973, Page 9
Rochester, Minnesota

John Wilson, Formerly of Stewartville, Dies:

Stewartville - A former Stewartville man, John H. Wilson, 88, died of cancer Tuesday in Shaunavon, Sasketchewan, Canada.

Mr. Wilson was born near Stewartville on September 29, 1885, and on February 17, 1917, married Catherine McDermott in Rochester. He lived in Stewartville from 1885 until 1911 when he moved to Canada.

He is survived by two sons, Reverend John of Lethbredge, Alberta, Canada, and Bernard of Scotsguard, Saskatchewan; a daughter, Mrs. Vic (Joanne) McCune of Edmonton, Alberta, 14 grandchildren and one great-grandchild; two brothers, Walter of Rochester and George of Shaunavon, Saskatchewan; and three sisters, Mrs. Chris Roeder of Rochester, and Miss Ella Wilson and Mrs. Agnes Regan, both of Le Roy. He was preceded in death by a daughter and six brothers and sisters.

Funeral services will be Friday at Christ the King Catholic Church in Shaunavon, with burial in the church cemetery.

Note: George Arthur Wilson followed his brother to settle in Saskatchewan in 1912.




  • Created by: Cynthia Krueger
  • Added: 23 Jul 2015
  • Find A Grave Memorial 149682702
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for John Henry Wilson, Jr (29 Sep 1885–27 Nov 1973), Find A Grave Memorial no. 149682702, citing Saint Mary's Roman Catholic Cemetery, Shaunavon, Maple Creek Census Division, Saskatchewan, Canada ; Maintained by Cynthia Krueger (contributor 46919472) .