Larry S. Wilson, age 62, of Midland, died Tuesday Nov. 20, 2012 at Brittany Manor after a long battle with cancer. The son of the late Fred W. and Kathryn A. (VanValkenburg) Wilson, Jr. was born in Detroit on Nov. 1, 1950. Larry served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War
. He enjoyed woodworking, reading and watching sci- fi movies.
Surviving is his wife Carla whom he married on July 22, 1999 in Midland; daughter, Heather Wilson; son, Trevor Wilson; stepdaughter, Brittany Miller; stepson, Ryan Miller; brother, James Wilson; cousin, Carol Bogya; 2 nieces and 1 great nephew.
He was also predeceased by his father and mother in law Edward and Clara Penney. The family would like to express their gratitude and sincere thanks to sisters-in-law Judy, Sharon, Debbie and Penny and to Cancer Services, Senior Services and Heartland Hospice.
Funeral services will take place 2 p.m. Monday Nov. 26, from Wilson MILLER Funeral Home. With the Rev. Lowell Gisel officiating. Interment will follow in Midland City Cemetery. Family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday from 12 noon until the time of service. Memorials may be offered to the family. Personal messages of condolence to the family may be offered at www.wilson-miller.com