Omer Wilson Sr. 88, of Moores Hill, Indiana, passed away Tuesday March 3, 2020 in Osgood, Indiana.
He was born August 20, 1931 in Dearborn County, IN, son of the late James H. Wilson and Dorothy (Walton) Wilson.
Omer worked as a Chemical Operator for Monsanto, retiring after over 38 years of service. Prior to his work with Monsanto Omer worked on the railroad and he also farmed.
He was a lifetime member of the NRA and a member of the Republican Committee.
Omer enjoyed shooting and was an excellent marksman. He loved to hunt and fish. His family was a great joy to him and he will be greatly missed.
Omer is survived by children, Omer (Judy) Wilson Jr. of Holton, IN, Robert Wilson of Versailles, IN, James Wilson of Aurora, IN. and Sondra (Thomas) Atkins of Osgood, IN; grandchildren, Susan Mills, Thomas Atkins, Kasey Wilson and Abby Wilson; great granddaughter, Alyssa Mills; siblings, Evelyn (John) Naegele of Batesville, IN, Rosie (Dale) Naegele of WV, Larry (Margie) Wilson of Dillsboro, IN, Shirley Linville of Switzerland County, IN.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his loving wife of 51 years, Helen J. Wilson, and brothers, Robert & Charles Wilson.
Friends will be received Friday, March 6, 2020, 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm at the Rullman Hunger Funeral Home, Aurora, Indiana.
Services will be held immediately following visitation at 2:00 pm with Pastor Timothy Heim officiating.
Interment will follow in the Mt. Sinai Cemetery, Aurora, Indiana.
Contributions may be made to the Mt. Sinai Cemetery Association. If unable to attend services, please call the funeral home office at (812) 926-1450 and we will notify the family of your donation with a card.
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