Kenneth C. Willson
Died: May 4, 2014
Kenneth C. Willson, 86, of Hackettstown, NJ passed away peacefully on Sunday, May 4th surrounded by his loving family. Ken was born June 11, 1927 in Allamuchy, NJ. He was the son of the late Arthur and Mabel Lundy Willson. He was happily married to the late Bonnie (Liggett) Willson for 48 years. Ken was a graduate of Hackettstown High School class of 1945 and was captain of the football team his senior year. He served in the US Navy during WWII in the Pacific Theatre. Ken was employed by Jersey Central Power & Light for 38 years as a Chief Lineman. He was a lifelong member of the Cataract Hose Co., Hackettstown Fire Dept. Ken was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church in Hackettstown. Survivors include his daughters, Laureen Timbrell and her husband Philip of Hackettstown and Sally Dick and her husband Daniel of Nazareth, PA. He is also survived by 4 grandchildren, Sarah, Brian, Douglas, and Amy and 4 great grandchildren. Ken is preceded in death by his brother Norton. Visitation will be held at the Cochran Funeral Home, 905 High Street, Hackettstown on Saturday, May 10th, from 11am to 1 pm with the service to follow. For those desiring, donations may be made to: Trinity Methodist Church, 213 Main Street, Hackettstown, NJ 07840 or to Life Choice Hospice, 1955 Route 34 - Terra Plaza, Suite 1A, Wall Twp, NJ 07719-9703


Paul & Robin Wallace Delray Beach, Florida
May 6th, 2014 1:34 pm
Robin & I are very sorry to hear of Mr. Wilson's passing. He was always a gentleman and one of the people you liked to be around at the Fire House. To his entire family, may God grant you comfort during this time of mourning. God Bless you all Paul & Robin Wallace
Veronica Statile
May 6th, 2014 11:31 am
Gone, but never forgotten. I will miss you with all my heart. We had twenty years of amazing memories of our lives together. You will be missed everyday. To your loving daughters, thank you for the memories as well, I know how much you will miss your father also. My sincere condolences to you and your families. Dearest Ken, I love you always, your loving companion, Ronnie
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