Carl Wilson

CARL 'JOHNNY' WILSON, 88, OF POTTSTOWN Carl "Johnny" Wilson, 88, of Pottstown, formerly of Phoenixville, husband of the late Anna C. (Zelenak) Wilson, passed away Sunday at the Reading Hospital. Born in Philadelphia, he was the son of the late Carl John and Laura May (Burk) Wilson. Carl was a member of Pottstown Elks BPOE #814, the Knights of Columbus in Stowe, and a lifetime member of the Pottstown German Club. He was an Army Air Corp. Veteran of World War II and later a retiree of Firestone in Pottstown. Surviving is son, Gary Wilson, husband of Beth of Pottstown; daughter, Virginia Croteau of Pottstown, and grandchildren, Carl Robert and Jennifer Lynn Wilson. Along with his parents and wife, Carl was predeceased by his son-in-law, Robert Croteau. A funeral service will be celebrated Monday, October 1, 10: a.m. at Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., 711 N. Franklin St., Pottstown. Interment will follow at Highland Memorial Park, Pottstown. Visitation will be held Monday from 9:30-10 a.m. at the funeral home. View obituaries or send condolences at

Published in The Mercury on Sept. 25, 2012