Ronald Joseph WILSON

Ronald Joseph WILSON


Ronald Joseph

Ronald Joseph Wilson was born on August 7, 1937 and passed away Sunday February 1, 2015 at the Red Deer Regional Hospital, surrounded by his family, after a battle with cancer. Ron was in the Royal Canadian Air Force for 33 years. During his time with the military he travelled around the world and was stationed in B.C, Ontario, Quebec and Germany. He retired as a Sergeant in the mid 1980’s, when he found a home in Sylvan Lake. He then owned and operated the Sylvan Lake Fas Gas for 10 years and went on to work for Short Stop (Parkland Industries) for another 5 years. Ron loved the outdoors. He hiked and hunted, walked his dogs and taught them to hunt and retrieve birds. Ron liked to keep busy whether he was helping Joan in the garden, or just going to wash his truck. Ron also had a passion for hockey; He enjoyed watching his son, grandsons and great grandson play. He is survived by his loving wife of nearly 57 years Joan Catherine, his daughters LeeAnn (Dave), Tammy and son Darcy (Stacy), seven grandchildren: Dana, Collin, Jennifer, Kyle, Michelle, Brandon and Austin and a great grandson Calder. A Funeral Service for the late Ronald J. Wilson was held at the Chapel of the Sylvan Lake Funeral Home, Sylvan Lake, Alberta on Saturday, February 7, 2015 at 11:00 A.M. The Wilson families would like to thank everyone who sent flowers and gifts. A big thank you to our friends for their overwhelming support during this time. Cremation entrusted to the Rocky Mountain Crematorium, Rocky Mountain House, Alberta. Condolences may be forwarded to:


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