DARWIN E. WILSON
EARLVILLE: Darwin E. Wilson, 67, of Reese Rd., passed away Saturday, February 1, 2020 at his home.
He was born October 23, 1952 in DeRuyter, NY a son of Eugene and Dorothy Kimball Wilson. He was a graduate of Hamilton High School and a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, serving from 1971 until his honorable discharge in 1979. On June 17, 1978, Darwin married Martha Baker in Earlville. For over 20, years, Darwin worked for Mid York Press in Sherburne until retiring. He had previously worked for Sherwood Medical in Sherburne. He was an avid hunter, enjoyed gardening, lawn care, relaxing by a bonfire and buying lottery tickets.
Surviving are his wife of 41 years, Martha; a son, Chet Wilson of Earlville; a daughter and her fiancé, Elizabeth Wilson and Tommy Thomas of Norwich; granddaughters, Juliette and Emma of Norwich; two sisters and a brother-in-law, Barbara Vanderwalker of Sherburne, Diane and Todd William of NC; several nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by two brothers, Robert and Troy Wilson and two sisters, Joan Wilson and Gloria Youngs.
In keeping with Darwin’s wishes there are no services.
There will be a gathering and remembrance of his life on Friday, February 7, 2020 at the Earlville American Legion from 1-6pm.
Contributions in his memory may be made to Hospice of Chenango County, 21 Hayes St., Norwich, NY 13815.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Burgess & Tedesco Funeral Home, 3 Preston St., Earlville.
To send a condolence and sign the Book of Memories online go to www.burgessandtedescofuneralhomes.com