Anthony Joe “Tony” Wilson, 71, of Sidney, IN passed away at 11:47 a.m. on Monday, August 6, 2018 at his home. He was born on January 14, 1947 in St. Louis, MO to Jackson & Mary (Wiltshire) Wilson.
He graduated from Granite City High School in Granite City, IL and attended Edison College in Bellville, IL. He served in the United States Marines and was married in November 1966 to Elaine Worley who preceded him in 2016. He worked in the Shrimp Runs in Florida, was a truck driver for many years, and moved to Sidney in 2016 from Naples, FL.
He was a former member of the Pentecostal Church.
He is survived by:
Son - Jeremiah Wilson of Montana
2 Sisters – Yvonne (Harold) Lent of Sidney, IN & Deborah (Mark) Martin of St. Charles, MO
2 Grandchildren & 1 Gt. Grandson
2 Brothers – Monte (Mary) Wilson of Akron, IN & John Wilson of San Diego, CA
Several Nieces & Nephews
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, daughter – Toni Jo Wilson, sister – Arleta Tatum, and brother - Aaron Wilson.
No public services are planned at this time. Cremation Services of Kosciusko County, 4356 N. St. Rd. 15, Warsaw, IN is in charge of arrangements.
Preferred memorials may be given to the donor’s choice.