William C. Wilson
Greece: June 2, 2018 at age 94. Predeceased by his son William K.; granddaughter, Christa Mertz; great granddaughter, Sophia Mertz. Survived by his loving and devoted wife, Edith Wilson; daughters, Susan B. (Richard) Santo; Diane R. Wilson; Katherine A. (Steven) Mertz; grandchildren. Robert Winch, Carrie Martineau, Andrew (Tiffany) Mertz, Scott (Marissa) Mertz, Hanna & Jacob Wilson; many great-grandchildren; 1 great-great grandson; nieces, nephews, cousins.
Bill was a retiree of Eastman Kodak co. after 37 years. His career highlight was working on NASA lunar orbiter and the NASA stereo camera which was on Apollo 13. In 2001 he was awarded the Greece Citizen of the year award for volunteering within our community which included the AAARP senior tax coordinator and counselor, he and Edith were very active for years with Meals on Wheels as well as Greece Food Shelf. He was a longtime member and Deacon at Bethany Presbyterian Church and proud founder of Greece’s Monroe ARC children’s program. Bill loved living and traveling. He will be dearly missed by all who knew him.
Bill’s celebration of life will be held Friday, June 8th 10:00 AM in the Chapel of the mausoleum at Riverside Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Lifetime Care c/o Hildebrandt Hospice in his memory. For more information and to sign his online guestbook, visit www.meesonfamily.com
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