In Loving Memory

Dan Kennard Wilson

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March 25th, 1951 - March 11th, 2018


Dan Kennard Wilson of Emporia entered into rest Sunday, March 11, 2018 at Newman Regional Health. He was 66.

Dan was born Sunday, March 25, 1951 in Kansas City, Missouri to Kenneth and Ida Margaret (McClelland) Wilson. He worked for a time as a mentor for boys in Tennessee, as a truck driver, and did maintenance at several places. Dan was a lover of dogs.

Dan is preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Albert Eugene "Gene" Wilson; his great-nephew, Devin Fossett; and his beloved dog, Henry. He is survived by his daughter, Kathryn “Katy” Wilson of Emporia, KS; sister, Iva Fossett of Grain Valley, MO; brother, Kenneth (Lola) Wilson of Hohenwald, TN; a loving sister-in-law, Kathy Wilson (Gene) of Primm Springs, TN; and 3 grandchildren, Michael Carruth, Larissa Carruth, and Dylan Carruth; and many nieces and nephews.

Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be announced at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the Diabetes Foundation in care of Charter Funerals.


  • Tue, Mar 13th, 2018 at 4:51 PM

    Katy & Family,
    You are in my thoughts and prayers.

    Betty Pierson, Kansas

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