Robert 'Disco Bob' Wilson Obituary

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Robert 'Disco Bob' A. Wilson

December 8, 1925 - May 5, 2012
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Robert "Disco Bob" Wilson passed away Saturday, May 5, 2012 at VA Medical Center in Bath, NY. Bob was born in Prattsburgh, NY on December 8, 1925. He went to Prattsburgh School and farmed in Elmboise, NY for 48 years while also working at Elmhurst Dairy in Prattsburgh for 32 years. He had served in the European Theatre and the Battle of the Bulge. Bob is survived by his family Josephine Wilson of Prattsburgh, sons Robert "Doug" (Cheryl Bill) Wilson of Hornell and Gary (Charlene) Wilson of Elmboise; his grandchildren, Stacey (James) Bottoni of Prattsburgh, Ryan (Kimberly Sherron) of Tucson, AZ, Chris (Tanya Ross) Wilson of Hornell,...
Robert "Disco Bob" Wilson passed away Saturday, May 5, 2012 at VA Medical Center in Bath, NY.
Bob was born in Prattsburgh, NY on December 8, 1925. He went to Prattsburgh School and farmed in Elmboise, NY for 48 years while also working at Elmhurst Dairy in Prattsburgh for 32 years. He had served in the European Theatre and the Battle of the Bulge.
Bob is survived by his family Josephine Wilson of Prattsburgh, sons Robert "Doug" (Cheryl Bill) Wilson of Hornell and Gary (Charlene) Wilson of Elmboise; his grandchildren, Stacey (James) Bottoni of Prattsburgh, Ryan (Kimberly Sherron) of Tucson, AZ, Chris (Tanya Ross) Wilson of Hornell, Stephanie Wilson of LeGrange, KY; great grandchildren, Lee and Ryah Bottoni of Prattsburgh, Parker Wilson Ross of Hornell, Dominique and Hunter Stillman of LeGrange, KY, and Best Friend, Barney the Cat. Bob was Proud of His service to His country as we were proud of Him-Thank You Bob.
In keeping with Bob's wishes there will be no calling hours. Friends and family may attend a graveside service with Military Honors will on Wednesday, May 9, 2012 at 11am at the Prattsburgh Rural Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in Bob's memory to the Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka Kansas 66675 or to the Wayne Fire & Ambulance, Box 91, Wayne, NY 14893.

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