Spc. Nicholas Eugene Wilson

  • "I wish I had met you sweet young man...I know you thru the..."
    - Sandi Howlett
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    - SSG James Eberhard
  • "March 11, 2012 To the family and friends of Spc. Nicholas..."
    - Peggy Childers
  • "Nick and his mom are both heroes to me. Savor your..."
    - Anne Graham Suggs
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Spc. Nicholas Eugene Wilson Spc. Nicholas Eugene Wilson age 21, died in Iraq March 11, 2005. He was born in Phoenix, AZ on January 2, 1984. Nick attended Deer Valley High School where he was involved with the track, tennis, soccer and the Air Force ROTC. He joined the Army in February of 2003 and was stationed in South Korea, then deployed to Iraq in August of 2004. Nicholas is survived by his mother Debbie and stepfather Ray Newhouse, father Michael Wilson and sister Rebecca, 11 cousins, 5 aunts & uncles. Visitation will be 5-8 pm, Wednesday March 23, at Shadow Mountain Mortuary, 2350 E. Greenway Rd., Phoenix. Services will be 9:30 am Thursday March 24 at Community Church of Joy, 21000 N. 75th Ave., Glendale. Burial at the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona Cave Creek & Pinnacle Peak Rds. in Phoenix. Contributions; NICU St. Joseph's Hospital, 240 W. Thomas Rd. Phoenix, 85013 or Army Emergency Relief, 200 Stoball St., Alexandria, VA 22332. Dignity Memorial

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Published in The Arizona Republic from Mar. 20 to Mar. 23, 2005
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