We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Powers Funeral Home
Donald Hubert Wilson, Jr.
79 years old.
Born: March 29, 1943. Died: June 6, 2022.
Place of Death: Milton, Washington
Place of Birth: Olympia, Washington
Graduated in 1962 from Olympia High School in Olympia, Washington.
Don served in the U.S. Army from 1962 to 1966 with service tour in Vietnam. Upon return from Vietnam, Don was hired at Boeing.
He later worked for Weyerhaeuser. Don retired from the Puyallup School District and had served as the Union Representative for the bus drivers. Don was a long-time member of the VFW Post 11401 Fife, Milton, Edgewood.
Hobbies: Don was an avid runner and participated in three marathons. He was often seen running the track at Surprise Lake Middle School. He loved outdoor activities, such as hiking and fishing. He loved to draw and was quite creative with cartoon artwork.
Survived by his wife, Marjorie A. Wilson and his in-laws Sandra and John Swindler and son, John Ford.
Predeceased are his father, Donald Hubert Wilson, Sr., his mother, Geraldine Class Wilson and a brother, James Wilson.
The plan is for internment at Tahoma National Cemetery in Covington WA with date to be announced after arrangements with the Veterans Administration.
In lieu of flower, memorial donations to non-profit cancer or diabetes organizations would be appreciated.
Please leave online condolence at www.powersfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are by Powers Funeral Home, 253-845-0536.