Richard Allen Wilson, 90, passed away at the Bailey Center, St. Augustine, Fla., on July 27, 2013. He was born in Mayburg, Pa. on May 22, 1923.
He was a proud World War II Veteran of the Navy Air Force. Formerly of Warren and Youngsville, he moved to Florida in 1997. He was a Wire Production Manager at Sylvania and Vice President of Marketing at Torpedo Wire.
He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Billie Hackman Wilson, daugh ters Toni Gruber (David), Terry Gordon (William), Jamie Wilson, a son, William Scott Wilson, 8 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren, and two greatgreatgrandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his two brothers, William Wilson and Earnest (Jack) Wilson, two sisters, Gertrude Miner and Marion Darling.
There will be no services. Military Honors will be held at a later date at Jacksonville National Cemetery. Donations may be made to Bailey Center, St. Augustine, Fla., or a charity of one’s choice.