Woodson “Woody” Wilbur Wilson

April 01, 1943 ‒ September 29, 2014

Delaware, Ohio

Woodson “Woody” Wilbur Wilson, 71, of Delaware passed away early Monday morning September 29, 2014 at the Kobacker House in Columbus.
He was born April 1, 1943 in Elmira, New York to the late Woodson Wilbur Wilson and Mattie (Johnson) Gist.
He served his country as a member of the United States Army during the Vietnam War and worked at Flxible Co. in Delaware for many years. Woody was a member of the AmVets Post #3 of Delaware and he enjoyed going to the Hollywood Casino and playing dominoes with his friends at White Castle. When younger and able, he enjoyed fishing, golfing and bowling.
Left to cherish his memory is his son Jamie Reisinger of Delaware; grandchildren Josie and Brody Reisinger; sister Arleatha “Sharlene” Howard of Columbus; niece Nickie Lee of Columbus; nephew Todd Howard of Federal Way, Washington; special friends Charles Smith, Bummy Ransaw and Fred Terry all of Delaware; several great nieces, nephews, aunts, cousins and a host of friends. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by an infant brother Jonathan Wilson.
Graveside services, with military honors provided by the Delaware County Veterans Association, will be held on Friday October 3rd at 2:00 pm at the Oak Grove Cemetery, Delaware. Following the graveside services, there will be a reception and continued fellowship at the AmVets Post #3, 246 London Road, Delaware.
The Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center of Delaware is honored to serve this veteran and his family.
Condolences may be expressed to the family and memories may be shared by visiting www.snyderfuneralhomes.com

  • My deepest heart felt condolences to the family.He was a good friend for over 30 years.I will miss him very much,he was very dear to my heart.

  • What we have once enjoyed deeply we can never lose. All that we love deeply becomes a part of us. — Helen Keller

    Woody will always be a part of a lot of people. I’m keeping the family and friends in my prayers and wishing them peace during this difficult time. He was a great man and will be genuinely missed.

  • Even though i will not be able to be there my Heart is very sad, you were a good Friend to me, I will always remember that infectious smile, I will miss you REST In PEACE dear friend, no more pain. My prayers are with all your Family and Friends. I will miss all his Stories and Wisdom

  • Sharlene Howard,
    Just wanted you to know how sorry I am to hear of Woody’s passing away.
    Hope your doing o’kay.
    Hope to see you at our next class reunion.
    Love and prayers;
    Joyce