Robert Lee Wilsey, "Colonel Bob" passed away 12-23-2012. Born in Live Oak, FL on June 16,1929. Raised in Jacksonville, FL, graduated from Andrew Jackson High School. After attending Bradley University College of Horology in Peoria, IL, he pursued a career as a watchmaker and jeweler for the next 57 years.
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He is survived by his sister: Janet Roberts of St. Petersburg, FL.; his 3 children: Stephen, Phillip, Cynthia; and stepdaughter Robin; nieces: Laura Roberts Carroll and Mary Roberts Bowers, as well as and many grandchildren and great- grandchildren.
He was a Veteran, having served in the Army as Sergeant for two years in Korea. He was greatly loved and will be missed by many, his family, his church family, and his Lake City family.
A memorial service was held at the VA Chapel on Dec. 27, 2012, Pastor Robert Johnson presiding." Arrangements were by A Design Cremation.
Published in Lake City Reporter on Jan. 13, 2013