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Wilson, Darin L.

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Darin L. Wilson

Darin L. Wilson

Mr. Darin L. Wilson, 45, of East Galesburg, Ill. died at 11:19 PM Saturday, January 25, 2014 in Galesburg Cottage Hospital.

He was born on February 18, 1968 to Earl A. and Dorothy G. Mims Wilson.
He is survived by his parents, Earl and Dorothy Wilson of Galesburg, Ill.; a half-brother, Christopher Wilson and his wife of California; a sister, Lisa Wilson of Galesburg; a half-sister, Cathalyn Wilson Moore of Mississippi and his nephew and best buddy, Kobe Dickerson of Galesburg.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Melvin and Velma Mims and Robert and Anna Mae Wilson and a half-brother, Mike “Fredd” Wilson.
Darin was a taskmaster at United Facilities in Galesburg. He also had worked at Verizon Wireless in Peoria, Ill., Ameren and both Hy-Vee Food Stores in Galesburg.
He was a member of the Second Baptist Church. He was a 1986 graduate of Galesburg High School where he played in its band during the years he attended.
Funeral services will be 11:00 AM Saturday, February 1, 2014 at Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel with Rev. John H. Mims and Rev. Andrew Jowers officiating. Visitation will be from 4:00PM to 7:00PM Friday, January 31, 2014 at the Chapel. Burial will be in East Linwood Cemetery, Galesburg. Memorials may be made to the family. Online condolences may be left at www.h-p-w.com.