Dr. Everett E. WILSON D.O.
1919 - 2015
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WILSON, D.O., Dr., Everett E. Of Myerstown, died Tuesday, June 23, 2015 at Cedar Haven, Lebanon. He was the husband of Hazel Virginia (Moyer) Wilson, who died July 11, 2007. Born in Brockway, PA on April 13, 1919, he was the son of the late Noda and Jane (Dickson) Wilson. A member of New Beginnings Grace Brethren Church, Myerstown, since 2008, he was a 1947 graduate of Kansas City College of Osteopathy. He served in the U.S. Marines during WWII. Dr. Everett was a surgeon at Grandview Hospital, Dayton, Ohio. He also had a private practice in ophthalmology in Dayton, Ohio, where he was a physician for nearly 60 years. He loved his patients and helping them medically. He enjoyed flying airplanes, and doing missionary work in South America and Mexico. He is survived by a son, Dr. Everett Jan, husband of Eileen Wilson, of Brookville, Ohio; a daughter, Laura, wife of Rev. Keith Shearer, of Myerstown; six grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren; and two great great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Linda Wilson; and a grandson, Brian Wilson. Funeral services will be held Friday, June 26, 2015 at 2 p.m. at Kindred Funeral Home, 400 Union Boulevard, Englewood, preceded by a viewing beginning at 1 p.m. Interment at Arlington Cemetery, Brookville, Ohio. www.GroseFH.com

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Published in Dayton Daily News on Jun. 24, 2015.
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August 22, 2015
My wife Martha and I have the fondest memories of Dr. Wilson. I was a Resident in EENT in Dayton in 1963-64. He was excellent with his patients and helped the Residents develop their skills. I also then had recently learned to fly and we would fly to West Virginia to perform cataract surgery. Unfortunately I transferred to a residency in Detroit to specialize in ENT, but in following years Dr Wilson would always have a welcoming hand and smile when we would meet at conferences. He was an exceptional part of my development as a physician and had left me as a better person.
Donald Dushay, DO
June 27, 2015
My sincere sympathy to the family, for your great loss. Dr.Wilson was very special and unique. There will never be another man like him. You were very blessed indeed, to have this man as your patriarch. May you find comfort in knowing he is with your matriarch and your sister, in Heaven.
June 27, 2015
I worked for Dr. Wilson for almost five years, in Vandalia, until he closed that office with the intention of retiring. I have many fond memories of him. He always knew when I was having back pain or a migraine. He would say to come back into an exam room, where he still had one exam table and I couldn't refuse. He took good care of his employees in every way he could. On several occasions, my husband would take me to his home and he would adjust my back and neck when I was in alot of pain. He was the most interesting man I ever met. He could capture an audience. I missed working for him. He loved his patients so much.
Rest in peace Dr.Wilson, I, along with all who knew you,will never forget you!!
Jean Campbell
June 25, 2015
What a wonderful caring Doctor and friend to my mother and her 6 daughters. Rosa Lee worked for Dr. Wilson both in Cincinnati and also Dayton, Ohio. She also traveled to South America and Mexico to do eye surgeries with Dr. Wilson for the people of those countries.l He was a great man of God and cared for each patient as family. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
Rosa Lee Miller and daughters.
June 25, 2015
So sorry for your family's loss.
Sandra & Jack Conyers
June 24, 2015
Dr Wilson was a kind and caring man. He will be remembered as the first intern and Gradview Hospital creating a path for all interns and residents to become caring Osteopaths. He will be remembered fondly by all of us at Grandview. Rest in peace.
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