William H. "Red" "Billy" Wilson

William H. ”Red” “Billy” Wilson Jr. of Pine Island, NY, a heavy equipment diesel mechanic at Tetz in Middletown, entered into rest on Saturday, February 23, 2019 at Westchester Medical Center with his family by his side.  He was 55.


The son of the late William H. Wilson Sr. & Roberta Regelski, he was born on November 13, 1963 in Goshen, NY.


Billy’s biggest hobby was his lawn care and snowplow business.  He enjoyed boating in the summer and going to Seaside Heights and most of all spending time with his family and friends.


He is survived by his loving wife of 35 years, Cheryl Ann Wilson; son, Daniel J. Wilson; daughter, Victoria R. Foote (Nickolas); grandchildren, Christopher, Isabella & Elizabeth; sister, Michele Kessler (Pete); with extended family & friends.


He was predeceased by his sister, Nancy Wilson.


Visitation will be held on Thursday, February 28, 2019 from 9-11AM at T.S. Purta Funeral Home, 22 Glenmere Avenue, Florida, NY 10921.


A funeral mass will be held 11AM Thursday, February 28th at St. Joseph Church, Florida, NY.


Burial will be held in St. Joseph Cemetery, Florida, NY.


In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the family. Click here to go to their Go Fund Me page.