Gerald Wilson

Obituary of Gerald Wilson

WILSON, Gerald M.

September 30, 1927 - September 18, 2019

passed away peacefully just short of his 92nd birthday. Beloved husband of the late Betty (2015). Loving father of Donna McPherson and late Bob (1999), Bruce and Jean Wilson, Elizabeth and Manny Pacheco. Proud Grampa of Brian (Kristin), Scott (Jessica), Collin (Kassandra), Bradford, Matthew (Anita), Cameron (Letizia), Marisa and Michael. Great Grampa of Brooke and Connor. Dearest brother of Gladys DeLisser and late Ernie (1974). Gerry was involved with his church in various roles in Trenton and Kingsville. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge since 1949 and also Scottish Rite and Rose Croix, having served many positions in various cities and towns. Following, Gerry's wishes, cremation has taken place. Visiting will be held at Reid Funeral Home and Reception Centre, 87 Maidstone Ave. E., Essex (519-776-4233) on Monday, September 23, 2019 from 6-9 pm. Masonic Service 7:30 pm. A private family funeral service and burial will take place. In lieu of flowers, donations made to the Alzheimer Society or Heart and stroke Foundation would be appreciated. Family and friends are invited to share their memories online at


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