Hamilton County

Pvt. Alvie Furman Wilson




Alvie Furman Wilson was born May 26, 1917 to George Earl and Calista R. Willson Wilson. He died Mar. 9, 1994 and is buried in Graceland Cemetery, Webster City, IA.

Pvt. Wilson served with the U.S. Army in World War II.

His Obituary: Daily Freeman Journal, Webster City, IA - Mar. 21, 1994

Alvie Wilson, 76, Webster City, died March 19 1994 at Hamilton County Public Hospital. Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Foster Funeral Home with the Rev. Dan Ripley officiating. Burial will be in the Graceland Cemetery. Visitation will be today after 4 p.m. and continue until the time of service.

Alvie Furman Wilson, the son of George and Chlistra (Willson) Wilson, was born May 26, 1917 in Webster City. He graduated from Webster City High School and then started farming with his father northeast of Blairsburg.

On June 30, 1941, he married Helen Arlene Busing in Missouri. The couple then farmed near Webster City, before moving to Webster City in 1948. He then worked at Frigidaire until his retirement in 1981. After his retirement, he couple continued to reside in Webster City.

He is survived by his wife, Helen; sons and daughter-in-law, Ron and Patricia Wilson of Storm Lake, Steve and Mary Wilson of Webster City; daughter Pamela Wilson of Rangely, Maine; four grandchildren, and sisters, Juanita Janvrin and Lucy Jahncke of Webster City and Elizabeth Rice of Battle Creek He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Ugene Wilson.

Sources: ancestry.com