Clarence Wilson

LEOPOLD - Clarence Wilson, 81, died Sunday, June 30, 2013, at Oakwood Health Campus in Tell City. He was born July 24, 1931, the son of Raymond Wilson and Merle (Harlen) Sandage.
He was married June 14, 1952, to Rosella Rhodes. A farmer, Clarence also worked at Tell City Chair Co., retiring in 1995. He was a member of St. Isidore Cath-olic Church and he enjoyed working on his farm.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Shirley and an infant brother.
Surviving are his wife, Rosella Wilson of Leopold; his children, Larry Wilson of St. Croix, Mary Jane Poehlein of Tell City, Carylon Hinton of Gatchel, Sharon Scott of Circleville, Ohio, Jim Wilson of Tell City, Judy Schum of Dale and Charles Wilson of Bristow; his sisters, Minnie Thorndyke of Saybrooke, Ill., Helen Roth of Medford, Wis., Marsha Perry and Linda Moody; a brother, Leonard Sandage of Saybrooke; 20 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren and a great-great grandson.
A Mass of Christian Burial was conducted Wednesday, July 3, at St. Isidore Catholic Church. The Rev. Guy Mansini officiated. Burial was in St. Joe Cemetery.
Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home in Tell City was in charge of arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Isidore Catholic Church.
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Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home
920 10Th St Tell City, IN 47586
(812) 547-2511
Published in Perry County News on July 4, 2013