WILSON - Daniel C. "Dan" Wilhelm, 69, died Wednesday, August 24, 2016.
A Service of Death and Resurrection will be Saturday, 10 AM, at St. Timothy's Episcopal Church. The family will be at home Friday, 5- 7 PM.
Dan, a native of Ohio, came to Wilson in 1974 with the opening of Firestone. He was a member of St. Timothy's having served on the vestry and as an usher. Dan served in the Army during the Vietnam War. His exposure to Agent Orange while serving in Vietnam is considered a significant risk factor in his development of cancer.
He is survived by his wife, Lee Gregg Ange Wilhelm; son, David Wilhelm (Leigh) and their daughter, Meg; step-son, Robert L. Ange, Jr. (Kristen) and their children, Courtney, Watkins and Calvin; and daughter-in-law, Ginny Batten and her children, Virginia and George.
Also surviving; his daughter, Robin Bunn and her children, Davis Strickland and Sarah Bunn; his son, Adam Wilhelm; mother, Mabel Green Wilhelm; sisters, Terree Lasko (Earl) and Sue Ellen Corrigan (Ralph); brothers, Thomas "Rusty" Wilhelm (Barbara) and Kenneth Wilhelm (Miki) and several nieces and nephews.
A special thank you is extended to Dr. Scott Smith and staff at Southeastern Medical Oncology for their loving care and compassion.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Timothy's Episcopal Church, Capital Campaign, P.O. Box 1527, Wilson, NC 27894.