Glenvil resident Joseph P. “Joe” Wilson, 75, passed away Sunday, May 10, 2020, at his home.
Due to COVID-19 directed health measures, a private graveside service will be held at St. Paul’s Churchyard Cemetery, west of Glenvil. There will be no viewing or visitation. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to Joe P. Wilson Memorial Fund, c/o Janette Katen, PO Box 115, Glenvil, NE 68941.
Joe was born July 4, 1944, in Hastings, NE to Burdell P. & Mildred M. (Theesen) Wilson. He graduated from Glenvil High School in 1962. Joe married Linda Kay Carpenter on June 7, 1963; she preceded him in death on September 25, 2012.
Joe worked at Big A Auto Parts where he later retired. He then started Joe’s Sports Cards & Comics. He was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Glenvil. Joe enjoyed spending time with his family and attending grandchildren’s activities, he was also an avid Nebraska Cornhusker and New York Yankees fan.
Joe was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Linda Kay Wilson; son, Doug Wilson; brother, Mark Wilson; and sister, Judy Wilson.
Daughter & Spouse:
Janette & Randy Katen – Glenvil, NE
Terry Wilson – Fremont, NE
Grandchildren, Spouses & families:
Kayla & Ryan Kintigh – Juniata, NE
Braelyn & Brysen
Amanda Katen – Orlando, FL