Charles E. Wilson

Born: Sat., Oct. 16, 1943
Died: Thu., Dec. 11, 2014

Memorial Service

10:00 AM Sat., Dec. 20, 2014
Location: Burns Mortuary

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Charles E. Wilson

October 16, 1943 – December 11, 2014


Charles E. Wilson – a resident of Pendleton passed away Thursday, December 11, 2014, at a local care facility after five-years of declining health.  He was 71 years old. 

A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, December 20, 2014, at 10:00 AM at Burns Mortuary of Pendleton Chapel.  Disposition is by cremation.  The family will scatter the cremated remains at a later date.  Sign the online condolence book at  Burns Mortuary of Pendleton is in charge of arrangements. 

Charles E. Wilson was born October 16, 1943, to George and Lucile Wilson in Vancouver, Washington.  He was raised and educated in Pendleton, Oregon, graduating from Pendleton High School.  On March 4, 1989, he married Lily Clayton at his mother’s home in Stanfield, Oregon.  He worked for Pendleton Sanitary Services for 34 years and after his retirement, went to work for Albertson’s Grocery Store for 5 years.  He was a Southern Baptist.  Charles enjoyed Camping and fishing with his son.

He is survived by his wife of twenty-five years, Lily Wilson, four children, two step-daughters, a brother, fifteen grandchildren and one great-grandchild.  He was preceded in death by his parents.  


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eleventh hour warrior
   Posted Fri December 12, 2014
So sorry for your loss. You are in our hearts and prayers.

Colleen & Bob Grover
   Posted Wed December 17, 2014
so sorry Lily! our prayers to you & family! I will always remember him being so joking about things! its nice to know you had a good life with him! I'm sure he will be missed! sure he got his angel wings now!!God Bless

Carol Fisher
   Posted Thu December 18, 2014
Lily and Madison,
My loving thoughts and prayers are with you both.
Carol Fisher

james bosch
   Posted Thu December 18, 2014

TRADITION AND SPLENDOR was sent by Cortez Mine Technology.

Thoughts and Prayers to the Wilson Family from all of us at Cortez Mine Operations Support - Mine Technology

Randy & Loretta Wells
   Posted Sat December 20, 2014
Lilly and Madison, we are so sorry for your loss. We will always remember Charles as a funny, happy guy always a pleasure to meet. He usually had that nice smile on his face that made others smile back. We are sure you will miss him greatly. Yours, Loretta and Randy Wells

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