Rev John Delbert Wilson

Rev John Delbert Wilson

Death 18 Nov 2016 (aged 86)
Burial Licking County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 172924615 · View Source
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A celebration of life service for
Rev. John D. Wilson, age 86, of Newark,
will be held at 11 a.m. on
Tuesday, November 22,2016 at
The Newark Chapel of
Henderson -Van Atta Stickle
Funeral & Cremation Service.
Burial will follow in
Barnes Cemetery with the
Licking County Veterans Alliance
providing military honors at graveside.

Rev. Wilson passed away on
Friday, November 18, 2016 at
the Selma Markowitz Care Center
(operated by Hospice of Central Ohio).

He was born November 17, 1930
in Columbus, Ohio to the late
Marion and Bessy (Green) Wilson.

Rev. Wilson spent sixty-one years
of his life preaching about The Lord.
For those who were fortunate enough
to know him understood his passion
for the ministry. He spent many years
serving the congregation at
Hollander Street Standard Church
of Christ in Newark.

He was a kind man with a sense
of humor who could be very strong willed
and opinionated at times.
Rev. Wilson enjoyed breaking bricks,
collecting baseball cards and fishing.
He would often tell others to
“get ready to go Home to see The Lord”.

Rev. Wilson is survived by
his wife of sixty-one years,
Goldie M. Wilson,
whom he married in April 13, 1952;

three sons and two daughters:
Jeff L. (Rebecca) Wilson of Circleville,
Paul (Justina) Wilson of Newark
Terry (Delores) Wilson of St. Louisville;
Janet (Robert) Anderson of Brownsville and
Tammy (Sylvester) Wallen of Newark;

many grandchildren and
numerous great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents,
he was preceded in death by
two sisters and a great-grandchild.

Friends may call two hours prior
to the service from 9-11 a.m. on
Tuesday, November 22, at
The Newark Chapel of
Henderson-Van Atta-Stickle
Funeral & Cremation Service,
59 North Fifth Street, Newark.

Memorial contributions may be made
in care of the funeral home.

The Newark Chapel of Henderson-Van Atta-Stickle Funeral & Cremation Service is assisting the Wilson family.

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  • Created by: KK
  • Added: 18 Nov 2016
  • Find a Grave Memorial 172924615
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Rev John Delbert Wilson (17 Nov 1930–18 Nov 2016), Find a Grave Memorial no. 172924615, citing Barnes Cemetery, Licking County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by KK (contributor 46916118) .