April 15, 2010
Saturday, April 17, 2010, 2-4 p.m.
Saturday, April 17, 2010 at 4 p.m.
John L. Wilson, age 75, of Columbus, OH. April 15, 2010. Retired from Capitol City Ceilings as an entrepreneur. Attended Epworth United Methodist Church. U.S. Navy veteran who served on the USS Missouri during the Korean War. Survived by his wife of 40 years, Avis; children, Sharon (Mike) Terry, John L. Wilson, II, Della (Tom Pike) Griffith, Terri Wilson, Penny (Michael) Langley and Jimmie Clay; 13 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren; sisters, F. Jean (Lowell) Morris, Matie Pelfrey, Wanda (Donnie) Mathess and Gladys Good; brother, Larry (Mary Claire) Wilson; many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by grandson, Jalen Higgins, granddaughter, Natalie Wilson, daughter-in-law, Tammy McKee Wilson, brother-in-law, Wayne Pelfrey. Friends may call at the MORELAND FUNERAL HOME, 55 E. Schrock Road, Westerville, Saturday 2-4 p.m. followed by a service at 4 p.m.. In lieu of flowers, contributions preferred to Organ Transplant Recipients of Southwest Florida, 1110 Northeast 2nd Place, Cape Coral, FL 33909. His final resting place will be at sea.