Bob Wilson

October 2, 1936 - February 19, 2018 Oxford, PA | Age 81 Loving Husband, Father, and Grandfather

John “Bob” Robert Wilson, age 81, of Oxford, PA, died Monday February 19, 2018 at Jennersville Regional Hospital in West Grove, PA. He was the husband of Sandra Watson Wilson, with whom he shared 55 years of marriage.

Born in West Chester, PA, he was the son of the late John Robert and the late Jane (Van Horn) Wilson. Bob attended Mercersburg Academy before serving our country during Peacetime in the Army Security Agency – Japan. Bob worked in sales for Prentice Hall until 1990 when he started a sign business in Delaware, Mr. Sign.

Bob was a dedicated family man. He was a member of the Oxford Presbyterian Church, bridge clubs, and a previous member of the Kennett Square Golf and Country Club.  He enjoyed fox hunting, sailing, and refinishing antiques.  In his later years, he enjoyed RV travel, golf, poker, bridge, and reading.

Survivors include in addition to his wife, two daughters, Cheryl Stradling and her husband John of Kennett Square, PA and Michelle Wilson of Wilmington, DE and three grandchildren John Richard Stradling, Drew Wilson Stradling and Cecilia Jane Holtz.

You are invited to visit with Bob’s family and friends from 10-11AM Saturday March 3, 2018 at the Oxford Presbyterian Church, 6 Pine St, Oxford, PA 19363. A memorial service will follow at 11AM with a luncheon at noon. Interment will be held privately. Contributions in his memory may be made to either the Oxford Presbyterian Church, 6 Pine Street, Oxford, PA 19363 or the Benevolent Care Fund at Ware Presbyterian Village, 7 East Locust St., Oxford, PA 19363.  Arrangements are by Kuzo & Grieco Funeral Home Inc. (610-444-4116) of Kennett Square. To view his online tribute and to share a memory with his family, please visit www.griecocares.com


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Memorial Donations

Oxford Presbyterian Church

6 Pine Street
Oxford, PA 19363

Benevolent Care Fund at Ware Presbyterian Village

7 East Locust St.
Oxford, PA 19363

Services

Visitation

March 3, 2018 10-11AM Oxford Presbyterian Church
6 Pine St.
Oxford, PA 19363

Memorial Service

March 3, 2018 11AM Oxford Presbyterian Church
6 Pine St.
Oxford, PA 19363

Guestbook

  1. Sandy, I am sorry to read about the loss of your husband. I pray that you and the family will look to God for strength. Know that I am praying for you all. Martha Jane Lamborn Mister

    Martha J Mister | March 3, 2018 at 8:47 PM
  2. Sandy, Wanted to let you know I am thinking of you during this sad time of loss. May you celebrate the many wonderful years you and Bob enjoyed together. Prayers that God provides you peace and comfort.

    Joan Leaman | February 25, 2018 at 8:58 PM
  3. Sandy,
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Anytime spent with you and Bob was a great time. Our hearts go out
    to you as you face a new way of life with just memories of the many times you and Bob shared.
    Judy and Tommy

    Tom and Judy Young | February 25, 2018 at 3:28 PM
  4. Dear Sandy,
    I am so sorry for your loss of Bobby. He and his family were all very special to Jim and me. How ironic that Bobby and Jim passed away on the same date, just a year apart. Keeping all of your loved ones in my thoughts and prayers.
    With love,
    Jane

    Jane Conner | February 23, 2018 at 5:38 PM
  5. Dear Sandy, we were so sorry to hear of Bob’s passing. You are in our thoughts and we send you love and sympathy.
    Philip and Paulette Pyle

    Philip and Paulette Pyle | February 23, 2018 at 4:56 PM
  6. You are all in my thoughts.

    Stephen Pannell | February 23, 2018 at 4:50 PM
  7. Sandy, my prayers for you and your family are that you will adjust to your loss as quickly and as kindly as possible.

    Janie Tink

    Janie Tink | February 23, 2018 at 3:46 PM

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