Haddon Spurgeon Wilson
1919 - 2020
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Haddon Spurgeon Wilson

Farmington - Haddon Spurgeon Wilson, of Farmington, NM, passed away on Tuesday, December 15, 2020, five days shy of his 101st birthday. Born in Toronto, Canada on December 20, 1919, Wilson served in the Canadian Navy during World War II and was a graduate of Queens University in Kingston, Ontario.

He and his wife, Kathleen Wilson, moved to the United States in 1953.

After a successful career as an electrical engineer in New Jersey, he and his family moved to Durango in 1971. They purchased and ran the Silver Spur Motel and Restaurant until 1977. In 1979, they moved to Farmington, NM where they owned the Basin Lodge Motel, Auburn Mobile Home Park and the Power Wash Car Wash on 20th Street. Wilson was active in Farmington civic affairs and the Chamber of Commerce for many years and was a lifetime member of the Farmington Elks Lodge #1747. He was also a past president of the New Mexico Hotel Motel Association.

Wilson was preceded in death by his wife in 2012. He is survived by four children, Steve Wilson, Aztec, NM, Carol McLaughlin, Durango, CO, Deborah Wiepz, Edgerton, WI and Robert Wilson, Bradenton, FL. He is also survived by 6 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren. Services will be announced at a later date.




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Published in Farmington Daily Times from Dec. 28, 2020 to Jan. 3, 2021.
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December 26, 2020
Malena,
The care our father received from you and your associates made his last years on this earth far more pleasant than they might have otherwise been. My family and I will be eternally grateful for the love and compassion you showed him in his final days. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to you all.

Bob Wilson
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December 26, 2020
Happy Birthday!
As our hearts sing “Happy Birthday” we Celebrate “YOU” on Earth & in Heaven. Safe journey, Merry Christmas.
Your caregiver,
Malena
Malena Tully
December 26, 2020
Happy Birthday!
As our hearts sing “Happy Birthday” we Celebrate “YOU” on Earth & in Heaven. Safe journey, Merry Christmas.
Your caregiver,
Malena
Malena Tully
December 26, 2020
Happy Birthday!
As our hearts sing “Happy Birthday” we Celebrate “YOU” on Earth & in Heaven. Safe journey, Merry Christmas.
Your caregiver,
Malena
Malena Tully
December 26, 2020
Happy Birthday!
As our hearts sing “Happy Birthday” we Celebrate “YOU” on Earth & in Heaven. Safe journey, Merry Christmas.
Your caregiver,
Malena
Malena Tully
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