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John A. Wilson, Sr.

December 21, 1954 - July 5, 2021

John A. Wilson, Sr., 66, of Hamilton, passed away peacefully on Monday, July 5, 2021, at the Atrium Post-Acute Care Center in Hamilton, surrounded by his loving family.

Born in Philadelphia, PA and raised in the Levittown area, he resided in Yardville for the past 29 years. John was an Electrician for many years, most recently employed with the Willingboro Board of Education. He enjoyed golfing, NASCAR, watching sports with family and friends in his garage that was also known as his man cave, and was an avid Philadelphia Eagles, Phillies and Flyers Fan. Most of all, John adored his family and loved his grandchildren. He started a family tradition having Santa Claus come to their home every year. John was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend who will be greatly missed.

Predeceased by his parents, Edward and Mary (DeAngelo) Wilson and his brother Edward Wilson; he is survived by his loving wife of 29 years, Linda (Cash) Wilson; daughters, Alicia Takaoka and her husband Nick, and Amy Wilk; son, John Wilson, Jr.; brothers, Patrick (Janet) Wilson and Michael Wilson; grandchildren, Alyssa Risdon, Andrew Risdon and Joseph Wilk, III; as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and dear friends.

Funeral Services will be held on Saturday July 10, 2021, at 11:00 a.m. at the Buklad-Merlino Yardville Memorial Home, 30 Yardville-Allentown Road, Yardville.

Visitation for family and friends will be held from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the service at the Yardville Memorial Home.

Burial will follow in Emley’s Hill Cemetery, Cream Ridge, NJ.

Memorial Contributions may be made to The Bill Kelly Jr. Memorial Fund,

16 E. 60th Street, Brant Beach NJ 08008

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6 Kommentare

It is difficult to believe you are no longer here…you always had the best smile!

I will miss you my friend…I will miss you…

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Dear Uncle John,

I have been spending alot of time these past few days thinking about our lives as a family. And how you were so intertwined in my younger years. We had so many great memories. Family events, Sunday dinners at MomMom and PopPops. You living on the same street as us - then I grew up and ironically, you ended up working at the same school my boyfriend did. He knew you in his own way, outside of me. That blew my mind! (Sparky :))

I'll miss you. I know that you're not in pain and that brings me comfort in my sadness. I know you're up there having a blast being reunited with MomMom, PopPop, my Dad,…

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brian bogansky
brian bogansky
07. Juli 2021

To the entire Wilson family, i want to express my condolences and would like to say Mr. Wilson will definitely be missed. he was one of the really good guys.

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Sorry for your loss. He will surely be missed. Ken and Patti Lock

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Extending deepest sympathies to you, your mom, and family. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers. With condolences,

Linda and Rebecca 💙

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