Daniel K. Wilson, age 69 passed away Tuesday morning, November 22, 2011 at IU Health Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. He was a resident of Morgantown. By his side, was his loving wife of 44 years, Nancy C. (Parsley) Wilson whom he married on August 26, 1967 at the Morgantown Baptist Church and his two children, Andrew and Suzette.
He was born October 24, 1942 in Indianapolis to the late Dr. Oliver R. and Mary Frances (Lucas)Wilson. Daniel was a 1960 graduate ofShortridge High School in Indianapolis and went on to earn a Bachelors of Arts Degree from Indiana University.
He retired in 1984 as the Manager of the Healthcare Utilization and Investigation Unit Department of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Indiana. After retirement, Daniel became a Licensed Real Estate Broker and was the owner and operated of ERA Accord Realtors in Trafalgar. Also, after retirement, he worked as a Substitute Teacher for Franklin and Indian Creek Schools. His true passion was raising beef cattle on his family farm.
Daniel was a member of the Fellowship Baptist Church and attended the Beech Grove Baptist Church both of Trafalgar. He was the past President of the Franklin Kiwanis Club and Past Lt. Governor of the Heartland Division of Kiwanis. Other memberships include, past board member of the Franklin Girls Club, Founding President of the Indiana University Liberal Arts Alumni Assoc., and the Johnson County Beef Cattle Association.
Daniel enjoyed gardening, reading and traveling. He was known for his great cooking and famous for his chili. Daniel enjoyed spending time with his pets.
He is survived by his wife: Nancy C. Wilson ofMorgantown; daughter: Suzette E. Wilson of Morgantown; son: Andrew Daniel (wife, Heather) Wilson of Greenwood and his granddaughter: Mary Elizabeth Wilson of Greenwood. Daniel will be remembered by his siblings: Dianne E. Wilson of Ellettsville, Richard Francis Wilson of Springville & Dr. Donald Leon Wilson ofIndianapolis.
The Rev. Myron Young will conduct a funeral service 10:30 a.m. on Saturday at Meredith – Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center, 179 E. Mulberry St. in Morgantown. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday at the funeral home and from 9:30 a.m. till service time on Saturday. Burial will be at East Hill Cemetery in Morgantown.
Memorial contributions may be sent in honor of Daniel to the American Cancer Society, 5635 W. 96th St. Suite 100Indianapolis,IN46206.
Expressions of caring and kindness can be made to the Wilson family at www.meredith-clark.com