MARQUETTE, Mich. - Larry James Wilson, 71, of Marquette, passed away peacefully Friday morning, October 26, 2012 at his home in the presence of his loving family and in the care of Lake Superior Hospice.
Larry was born on August 29, 1941 in Bad Axe, Michigan, a son of the late James William and Myrle Jean (Osburn) Wilson.
He retired in 1979 from the U.S. Air Force where he spent a 20 year career including service in Vietnam.
Larry is survived by his wife, Frani Wilson as well as a daughter, Tammy Lynn Wilson, both of Marquette.
A celebration of Larry's life will take place on Saturday, November 3rd at Wahlstrom's Restaurant in Harvey from 4 to 8 p.m.
The Canale-Tonella Funeral Home is assisting the family where memories may be shared at www.canalefuneral.com