Daily Archives: July 6, 2018

Donald Oliver Wilson of Newark, January 16, 1933 – July 6, 2018

Donald Oliver Wilson, 85, of Newark died Friday, July 6, 2018 at Licking Memorial Hospital. He was born January 16, 1933 in Licking County to the late Oliver Harold and Ruth (Wright) Wilson.

Donald was a lifetime member of North Side Church of Christ. He retired from Rockwell in 1983 after 30 years of dedicated work. He was owner of White Front Café for over 30 years.

He is survived by two brothers, Gilbert Wilson of Hanover and Cecil (Betty) Wilson of Newark; special friend, Donna Brown of Phoenix, AZ; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 46 years, Joanne (Spicer) Wilson; two brothers, Orville and Duane Wilson; and two sisters, Elaine Mohney, and Laurabelle Moran.

A special thank you to Donald’s caregivers; Donna Yates, Jennifer Pratt, Dan Loper and Robert Zigan.

Memorial contributions may be made to North Side Church of Christ, 4427 Marion Rd. NE, Newark, Oh 43055

Visitation will be Tuesday from 6-8 PM at the Brucker Kishler Funeral Home and Wednesday from 10-11 AM where the funeral service will follow at 11:00 AM Wednesday with Pastor Bruce Hissong officiating. Burial will follow the service in Wilson Cemetery.

To sign an online guestbook, please visit www.brucker-kishlerfuneralhome.com