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Jeffrey S. Wilson

1959 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
Jeffrey S. Wilson Obituary
HORNELL - Jeffrey S. Wilson, 54, of county Route 70A, passed away unexpectedly Friday (Jan. 3, 2014) at St. James Mercy Hospital.

Born in Hudson, Ind., Oct. 17, 1959, the son of Frank and Ellen Anderson Wilson, he had resided in Hornell since 1972. Jeff was a graduate of the Hornell High School class of '78 and obtained two associate degrees in construction technologies and computer Sciences. He was a surveyor in Florida and had been employed for 30 years at the Hornell Department of Transportation as a network engineer.

Jeff was a member of the Free Methodist Church in Hornell where he served as head trustee and led the men's group. He loved playing the guitar as well as the bass and played in the jazz band at Alfred State College.

He was predeceased by his parents and father-in-law, James Page.

He is survived by his wife, Marie Page Wilson of whom he married in 1980; one son, Christopher (Jackie) Wilson of Alfred Station; two daughters, Irene (Sharon) Draper of Hornell, and Heather (Stephan Smith) Wilson of Texas; siblings, Mark Wilson of Florida, Becky (Scott) Carpenter of Florida, Timothy Lonsberry of Florida, Holly (Donald) Palm of Wyoming, Penny (Ron) Redman of Indiana and McKenzie Wilson of Indiana; Step-Mother, Sue Wilson of Florida; six grandchildren, Harper and Jin Wilson, Brooke and Steven Potter, Haleigh and Brandon Smith; Mother-in-law, Lola Page of Florida; brother-in-law, James M. Page of Florida; sisters-in-law, Michele (Terry Freeman) Vanderhoef and Merrian (Alan) Kepner, both of Florida.

To send a remembrance to the family or to light a candle in Jeff's memory, please visit The family is being assisted by Adam E. DuBois, director.

The family will be present to receive friends on Tuesday (Jan. 7, 2014) from 6-9 p.m. at the Bender - Brown & Powers Funeral Home, 354 Canisteo St, Hornell. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday (Jan. 8, 2014) at 11 a.m. at the Hornell Free Methodist Church, Rev. Alan Bliss officiating.

In lieu of flowers, friends wishing may make memorial contributions to the YMCA Pool Fund, 18 Center St., Hornell, NY 14843, or to the Hornell Free Methodist Church, 60 Washington St. Hornell, NY 14843.
Published in Hornell Evening Tribune on Jan. 6, 2014
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