John Douglas Wilson, 19, passed away unexpectedly on June 20, 2019.
He was born on Aug. 1, 1999, in Michigan City, Indiana, to Tina Hester and Kurt Wilson.
John is survived by his mother, Tina (William) Hester; four sisters, Karissa Gaddis, Trista and Katrina Wilson and Kayla Hester; his best friend, Red (Jenny) Wilson; his special cousin, Cyprus Wilson, Josh (Lynn) Wilson, Melissa Gambill, Samantha (Doi) Chambers and Daniel Chambers; one nephew, Kayson Wilson; grandparents, Marsha Griffin, John Wilson Sr., and Maryann Wilson; and one great-grandfather, David Wilson. John was predeceased by his father Kurt Wilson; his uncle, Randy Warren; grandparents, Douglas Chambers and Rick Griffin; and his great-grandmother, Dorthy Wilson.
John loved to work outdoors and fish. He was a very creative and loving person. A memorial service for John will be held at a later date. Contributions in John’s honor may be made to Kaniewski Funeral Home to help defray funeral expenses. Online condolences may be left at www.kaniewski.com.