JAMES EDWARD WILSON, 72, passed away on Monday, Feb. 15, 2021. Born Dec. 13, 1948, in Fort Wayne, he was a son of the late George and Genevieve Wilson. James served in the 25th Infantry Division and was honorably discharged as Sergeant after serving during Vietnam. He is survived by his children, Lisa Bruner, Jason Wilson and Lauren (Jered) Adams; grandchildren, Ashley Bruner, Brooke Adams and Lily Adams; and siblings, Ann Bobay, Jane Hamm, David Wilson, Thomas Wilson, and John Wilson. James was preceded in death by his wife, Linda Wilson; son, Kevin Wilson; and sister, Mary Lou Sims. Funeral service is 4 p.m. Monday, Feb. 22, 2021, at D.O. McComb & Sons Pine Valley Park Funeral Home, 1320 E. Dupont Road, Fort Wayne, with visitation two hours prior from 2 to 4 p.m. Burial will take place at Fort Custer National Cemetery, Augusta, Mich. Memorial contributions may be made to his grandchildren's college funds c/o Lauren Adams.