Dennis Wilson

March 31, 1953 ‒ March 29, 2013

Sunbury, Ohio

Dennis B. Wilson, age 59 of Sunbury, died Friday morning March 29, 2013 at his residence.

He was born on March 31, 1953 in Columbus to the late Edwin B, and Mary Grace (Davis) Wilson. He was a 1971 graduate of Big Walnut High School and 30 ½ year employee of the Village of Sunbury as Water and Waste Water Plant Operator.

Dennis enjoyed family time and also researching family ancestry. After his retirement he loved to go to auctions and garage sales. Dennis also loved to buy an old beater and fix it up a little and then resell for a profit or a loss, it did not matter to him; he loved doing it.

He is survived by his wife of 34 years: Dana (Curry) Wilson and they were married November 11, 1978 in Columbus; son Ed Wilson of Sunbury; daughter: Melody (Ben) Braun of Dublin; one expected granddaughter: Emily in July; sisters: Joyce (Lawren) Coltrin of Collegedale, TN, Sandra (Vic) Storhok of Idaho Falls, ID.

He was preceded in death by a sister: Patricia Wilson

Friends may call Tuesday from 5-8 p.m. at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral home. SR 3 at 61, Sunbury where funeral services will be held Wednesday 11 a.m. with Pastor John Zuercher officiating. Interment will follow in the Trenton Cemetery.

To quote Dennis “Don’t take life too seriously because you’ll never make it out alive”

Memorial contributions can be made to: Big Walnut Friends Who Share, PO Box 424, Sunbury, Ohio 43074.

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