Life Story / Obituary


Karl D. Wilson 78 of Traverse City , Mi. passed away Friday July 22,2016 at his home.

Karl was born in Detroit on May 28, 1938 to Carl P. Wilson and Ruth Pilson Wilson.

Karl loved hunting and fishing, and very much enjoyed many years as a club member in the Moose Lodge and the AML, where he volunteered his time often.

Karl was preceded in death by his parents.

Karl is survived by sons, Karl of Whitmore Lake, James of Brighton, Kris of Traverse City, and daughter Debbie Patterson of Brighton; brothers, Ronald and Judith of Kalkaska, David and Jackie of Battle Creek; sisters, Bonnie Shelden of Pinckney and Ruth Clark of Ypsilanti; grandchildren, Cody, Kapri, Kruze, Tyler, Alyssa, Derek, Nicole, and Jon, plus many nieces and nephews.

Cremation has taken place. Private family services will be held. Please visit www.lifestorytc.com to sign the guest book, share a message and more. The family chose Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.