WESTERVILLE, Ohio – Ronald E. “Ron” Wilson, 58, passed away Friday, June 21, 2013, after a long illness surrounded by his loving family and friends.
He was born Dec. 19, 1954, in Youngstown, Ohio (Mahoning County) son of the late Lowell E. and Eunice (Collins) Wilson.
Ron is survived by his wife, Linda (Hiltabiddle) Wilson; children, Sarabeth (Jared) Balzano, Timothy Wilson and Emily (Rhen) Daffin; brothers, David (Cecelia) Wilson, Thomas (Sheila) Wilson and Kenneth (Christine) Wilson; grandsons, Jacob and Carsten Balzano; mother of his children, Elizabeth Luther; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Ron was a longtime member of the New Life Church and served in the orchestra for many years. He was also an avid fisherman, hiker and camper, loving husband, proud father and grandfather that will be dearly missed by all who had the privilege to know him
Visitation will be Sunday, June 30, 2013, from 3 to 5 p.m. at the New Life Church, 3690 N. Stygler Road in Gahanna, Ohio, with the memorial service beginning at 5 p.m.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Newcomer Funeral Home, NE Chapel, 3047 E. Dublin-Granville Road in Columbus.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the church or the Alzheimer’s Association, Central Ohio Chapter, 1379 Dublin Road, Columbus, OH 43215.
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