Kenneth Powell Wilson, of Daleville, passed away on Friday, July 5, 2013. He was born in Elmwood Place, Ohio, on January 3, 1927. He was the son of the late Grover C. Wilson and Ruby Frady Wilson. He is survived by his loving wife, Geraldine (nee Ansteatt); his son, Philip of Irvine, Calif.; his daughter, Claudia Pittenger, of Roanoke, Va.; and five grandchildren, Candice Wilson, Peter Wilson, Julia Wilson, Corinna Pittenger, and Bethany Pittenger; and a sister, Gaila Edwards.
He was preceded in death by his brother, John V. Wilson, and his sisters, Naomi Dixon and Bessie Sowder and a grandson, Kenny Wilson.
He was a graduate of St. Bernard High School and held degrees in Education from the University of Cincinnati. He taught and served as an instructional supervisor in Cincinnati Public Schools from 1951 to 1988. He served in the United States Navy
during World War II
and the Korean Conflict
Memorials may be made to Bonsack Baptist Church, 4815 Cloverdale Road, Roanoke, VA 24019 or Matthew 25:Ministries, 11060 Kenwood Road, Blue Ash, OH 45242.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, July 7, 2013, at Oakey's East Chapel. The funeral and burial will take place at a later date in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Arrangements by Oakey's East Chapel, 540-977-3909. www.Oakeys.com