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John "Jack" Wilson

May 20, 1930 ~ May 18, 2017 (age 86)

WILSON - John “Jack” Kenneth passed away peacefully at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital on Thursday, May 18th, 2017 in his 87th year.  Beloved husband of Joyce Wilson (nee Moorhead).  John is survived by his children Elaine (Steve) Knipe and their son Kramer of St. Thomas and Karen (Scott) Davis and their daughters Taylor and Madison of Brampton; by his sisters-in-law Juanita Singer and Evelyn Singer; and by his many nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by his parents Joe and Deborah Wilson; his stepmother Kathleen Singer-Wilson; his sister June Pullen (late Tom); and by his brothers William Singer and Wayne Singer.  John was employed for 46 years on the Railroad starting with the C&O, Fireman with NYC, Pen Central, Conrail (ENGR) and finishing his career with CN as an engineer.  Visitation will be held at the Shawn Jackson Funeral Home 31 Elgin Street, St. Thomas (519-631-0570) on Sunday, May 21, 2017 from 2:00-4:00 and 7:00-9:00 p.m.  The funeral service will be held on Monday, May 22, 2017 at Faith Church, 345 Fairview Ave, St. Thomas at 11:00 a.m.  A private family interment will be held on Tuesday at Elmdale Memorial Park Cemetery.  If desired, donations to St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital or London Regional Cancer Program would be appreciated.  Personal condolences to the family can be made at www.sjfh.ca


Charitable donations may be made to:

St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital Foundation
189 Elm St, St. Thomas ON N5R 5C4
Web: http://www.itsourhospital.ca/

London Regional Cancer Program
747 Baseline Road East, London ON N6C 2R6
Tel: 1-519-685-8409
Email: foundation@lhsc.on.ca
Web: http://www.lhsf.ca



 Service Information

Visitation
Sunday
May 21, 2017

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Shawn Jackson Funeral Home
31 Elgin St.
St. Thomas, ON N5R 3L9

Visitation
Sunday
May 21, 2017

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Shawn Jackson Funeral Home
31 Elgin St.
St. Thomas, ON N5R 3L9

Funeral Service
Monday
May 22, 2017

11:00 AM
Faith Church
345 Fairview Ave
St. Thomas, Ontario N5R 6M7


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