Donald Ernest Wilson

August 4, 1931 ~ April 17, 2020 (age 88)

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Donald Earnest Wilson transitioned from his earthly body to his heavenly body on April 17th, 2020 and is now face to face with his beloved Lord Jesus whom he worshiped and loved his whole life through. He was born in 1931 in Yakima, Wa. to Earnest Wilson and Edna Wilson. He served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean war as an Aircraft Mechanic. He retired as a California State Correctional Officer in 1994 and made his permanent residence in Prosser, Wa. He leaves behind his beloved wife Mildred Wilson whom he absolutely loved beyond human understanding. They were married 62 years on April 28th, 2020. Also his four children Joey Wilson of Sacramento, Ca., Buzz Wilson of Tulare, Ca., Connie Concienne of Prosser, Wa., and Karen Glidewell of Prosser, Wa. as well as 9 grandchildren who adored him and 7 great grandchildren who loved him dearly. Having to say good-bye for now to this wonderful man was a huge hurt and we all feel such an enormous loss in our lives. He was/is a man among men! We are so looking forward to the day when we get to see him again! Love you Dad.... So very much! At Donald's request no formal services will be held. Those wishing to sign Donald's online memorial book may do so at Smith Funeral Home in care of arrangements. 

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