Steven Matthew Wilson
April 11, 1978 ‒ December 21, 2018
Steven Matthew Wilson, 40 of Delaware passed away Friday, December 21, 2018 surrounded by his loving family.
He was born April 11, 1978 in Marion, Ohio the only son to Steven F. & Jeri (Anderson) Wilson. Steven graduated from Harding High School in 1996, was a Life scout, he received the order of the arrow, and experienced the Philmont Scout Ranch in New Mexico. He also attended the National Boy Scout Jamboree. He would go on to graduate from The Ohio State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science; he also received a Master’s Degree in Library Science from Kent State University, and an MBA in Business Administration from the University of Kentucky, Lexington.
Steven proudly served in the United States Marine Corps, serving several years overseas in Japan, before being stationed back home in the states. After returning home Steven worked for several libraries around the country.
Left to cherish his memory is parents Steven & Jeri Wilson; sister Jennifer (Scott) Ramsey; niece and nephew Emma and Noah Ramsey.
He was preceded in death by paternal grandparents Lemoyne & Garnetta Wilson, and maternal grandparents Howard & Eleanor Anderson.
Steven loved to read in his spare time, he enjoyed getting lost in the text of a good book. He also was a collector of knives, and guns. He enjoyed riding his Harley- Davidson motorcycle, fishing, camping and hiking.. Steven was proud of his military service time, and will be missed for the smart, tenacious, and tender-hearted gentlemen that he was.
Pastor Lee Cox will officiate a funeral service Thursday, December 27, 2018 at 11:30 am, at the Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center, 101 Valleyside Drive, Delaware, Ohio 43015. Family and friends may call from 10:00 am until the time of the service. Burial will take place at 2:30 pm at Dayton National Cemetery, Dayton, Ohio.
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The Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center is honored to serve this marine and his family.