David Wilson

IRON MOUNTAIN – David J. Wilson, 80, of Iron Mountain passed away, Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, at his home.

He was born Jan. 24, 1934, in Battle Creek, Mich., son of the late Donald and Dorothy Wilson

David grew up in Midland, Mich. and graduated from high school there. He married Sandra Terrel on June 1, 1954, in Midland.

David worked for Topam Printing in Saginaw, Mich. as a commercial artist for 20 years, retiring in 1999. They moved to Iron Mountain in 2010.

He enjoyed computers, writing and studying Civil War history. David’s family was most important to him.

David is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Sandra; two sons, Michael (Jane) Wilson of Sagola and Mark (Karen) Wilson, Freeland, Mich.; one daughter Julie Arnold of Midland; nine grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.

In accordance with David’s wishes, a Celebration of Life Service will be held.

The family has chosen the Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron Mountain to honor David’s legacy of life.

You may light a candle in remembrance of David, or leave a condolence for his family online at www.JacobsFuneralHomes.com