Wilson, 78, formerly of
He was born
Verle was a retired minister with the rank of Major in the
Salvation Army, retiring in 1996 after 35 years of service. He continued his
ministry for a total of 51 years of service, touching countless lives. He had
He was a collector of Coca Cola memorabilia.
He is survived by his two sons, Donald Lee Wilson of Culver; Major Timothy Verle Wilson (Kathy) of Vincennes; a daughter, Patricia Anne Wilson of Mt. Carmel, Ill.; two foster daughters, June Ann Riley of Evansville and Jeanette Taber of Phoenix, Ariz., 14 grandchildren, including Matthew Verle Wilson whom he raised, and several great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by
his parents, his wife of nearly 42 years, Margaret A. Wilson who passed away
Funeral Services will be
Visitation will be from 4
until Tuesday at the Colvin
Funeral Home in