Obituary for Edward Wilson


Edward Lindbergh Wilson age 85, of Raton, passed away Sunday May 11, 2014 in Raton. He was born in Mt. Airy, N.C. the son of Earl J. and Linda Moore-Wilson. Mr. Wilson was a Veteran of the United States Navy and was a Pipe Fitter and a member of the Local Union 412 Plumbers and Pipefitters for sixty years.

He is preceded in death by his parents, children Cheri and Ronnie Wilson, sisters, Mary Ruth Barker, Estelle Thomas, and Maggie Burkett, brothers, Charlie Wilson, Earl J. Wilson Jr. and Garnett Wilson.

He is survived by three daughters, Vickie Wilson of Raton, NM, Kimberly Wilson of Albuquerque, NM, and Randi Wilson of Brookville, OH. Two sons, Eddie Wilson of Albuquerque, NM, and Randy Gibson of El Paso, TX. He is also survived by the mother of his children Faye Gordon of Brookville, OH, eight grandchildren and three great grandchildren.

Memorial services will be Saturday May 17, 2014 at 10:00 A.M. at the Yaksich-Long Funeral Home Chapel.

Arrangements and celebration of love for Edward L. Wilson are under the direction of the Yaksich-Long Funeral Home of Raton.

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