Albert "Leon" Wilson, 72

April 15, 1946- September 30, 2018

Albert “Leon” Wilson passed away at the age of 72 in Salem Oregon on September 30th, 2018. He was born in Rogers Arkansas on April 15, 1946 to W.C. Wilson and Nolga Evans Wilson. In 1964 Leon graduated from Newport High school in Newport Oregon. He married Marjie Wilson in Lake Tahoe Nevada on February 20, 1982. Leon worked for Georgia Pacific for 25 years. Aside from work Leon enjoyed photography and gardening. Another love of Leon’s was animals. In his passing he left behind his beloved dogs Baxter and Baby. Leon is survived by his beloved wife Marjie of Salem OR; sister Janelle Waterman of Vancouver Washington; nephews: Rich Waterman of Vancouver Washington, Casey Waterman of Coos Bay OR and Chadd Moll of Toledo OR. Leon was preceded in death by his parents W.C. and Nolga Wilson; Ronnie Wilson and Sandra Wilson. A Private graveside service was held in Newport at the Eureka Cemetery on October 16th 2018.


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