Funeral services for Charles (“Ronald”) Wilson, age 65, of
Ogdensburg will be held Saturday, March 7, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. at Frary Funeral
Home with Rev. F. James Shurtleff and Tom Nichols concelebrating. Entombment will be in Foxwood Memorial
Park. Calling hours will be held on
Friday from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Mr. Wilson passed away Tuesday (March 3, 2009) at Claxton-Hepburn
Medical Center surrounded by his loving family.
He is survived by his wife, Irinea (“Erly”); one son, Robert
and his wife, Wanda, of Supply, NC; two daughters, Ronette Wilson of
Wilmington, NC and Ronalyn Wilson and her husband, Ronald Pratt, of Amsterdam,
NY; two brothers, Art Wilson, of South Colton and Edward Wilson of Norwood;
three sisters, Hope Brooks of Ogdensburg, Karen Moquin and her husband, Terry,
of Morristown and Cheryl Hazelton and her husband, Douglas, of Morristown; and
five grandchildren, Treanna, Taelen, Trevor, Trevin and Taren Wilson. He is predeceased by a sister, Joan
Mr. Wilson was born in Ogdensburg on September 15, 1943, the
son of Charles and Inez Woodbridge Wilson.
He graduated from Morristown High School in 1961. He married Irinea Guiwan on September 12,
1965 in the Philippines. They later
renewed their vows on January 9, 1971 at the Baptist Church in Carthage,
NY. Mr. Wilson initially served in the
U.S. Army, later joined the Navy and then enlisted in the U.S. Air Force. He retired after becoming disabled.
Mr. Wilson was past president of the Disabled American
Veteran’s, and he was a member of the Longshoreman. He enjoyed working on Chevrolet automobiles
and country and western music.