Wilson, Lester G. 1889-1968 Unadilla, NY
Lester G. Wilson
UNADILLA---Lester G. Wilson, of Bridge Street, Unadilla, a retired farmer, died unexpectedly Wednesday, October 8, 1968, at Unadilla.
Funeral services were held Saturday, October 12, at the Unadilla United Methodist Church, with Rev. George Kramer, Jr., pastor officiating. Burial was in Evergreen Hill Cemetery, Unadilla.
Mr. Wilson was born January 15, 1889, in New Lisbon, a son of George and Margaret (Bennington) Wilson. He married Myrtle Peck on July 2, 1913, in Unadilla.
He had lived in Unadilla for 14 years and formerly operated a farm at Garrattsville. At the time of his death he was a maintenance man for the Unadilla United Methodist Church and also for the Unadilla Post Office.
He was a member of the Ouleanna Grange, Seventh Degree, and the Official Board of the United Methodist Church.
Surviving are his widow; a daughter, Mrs. Harold Hilts; a daughter-in-law, Mrs. Grace B. Wilson; seven grandchildren; a niece, Mrs. Ray Parker, New Berlin RD; three grand-nieces; a brother -in-law, William Bennington, Garrattsville.