Wilson, Edward "Leo" L.
Date: Thursday, August 25, 2016
Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mahn DeSoto Chapel, 900 N. Main St. DeSoto, Missouri
Date: Friday, August 26, 2016
Time: 10:30 am
Mahn DeSoto Chapel
Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis
in lieu of flowers donations may be made to USO Department WS, PO Box 96860 Washington, DC 20090-6860
Edward "Leo" Wilson, 73, entered into eternal rest, Saturday, August 20, 2016 at Life Care Center, Sullivan. He worked as a carpenter and was honorably discharged as a United States Army Veteran. He was a member of Elks # 1721, VFW # 3777, Missouri River Eagles # 4341, and American Legion Post # 314. and liked to hunt, fish, camp, and watch Cardinal's Baseball. Born June 1, 1943 to his late parents Edgar & Mildred (nee Cooper) Wilson.
Survived by his loving family which include Son: Eddie (Talisa) Wilson of High Ridge, MO, Brandon Wilson of Siullivan, MO; daughters: Kathy (Stanley) Tripp of Festus, MO, Sherry (Jerry) Jarnagin of Festus, MO, Tiffeny (Daniel Byron) Wilson of DeSoto, MO; brothers: Boyd (Lois) Wilson of St. Louis, MO, Wiley Wilson of NV; sisters, Virgie Marie Thompson of NV, Barbara Wilson of CA, Jo Ann Wallace of CO; 16 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his brothers: Floyd Wilson & John Wilson; sister: Jane Squires; and granddaughter Taylor Wilson.