James Warren Wilson, 81, of Powers passed away on Monday, December 26, 2022 at the Christian Park Village in Escanaba.
James was born October 17, 1941 in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin. He was united in marriage to Pennie Kimpel on August 4, 1970 in Palmer, Alaska. They were still very much in love being married for 52 years and together for 55. He worked in Guest Services at the Island Resort and Casino for over 22 years.
James is survived by his daughters, Shannon (Robert “Bob” DePaoli) Wilson of Powers, Lori Wilson and Vicki McAllister; grandchildren, Eric (Keri) Britton, Chelbi Piche, Gary Wilson and many more, a sister, “Tiny” and nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Pennie on November 23, 2022, his mother, Margaret, his father, Warren, a son, Joseph, an infant son, Ron, great grandson, Liam Leeseburg, brother, David Wilson, sister-in-law, Connie and son-in-law, Jerry.
A Celebration of James’ Life for January 7 has been postponed and will be announced at a later date.