George D. Wilson

April 03, 2017

George Douglas Wilson Jr., age 75, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family on April 3, 2017 at Chateau Village in Willowbrook. Proud veteran of the United States Navy, Submarine Services, during the Vietnam era. Born December 13, 1941 in Chicago, Il to George Sr. and Myrtle Wilson; beloved father of Jorie Wilson and the late Ryan Douglas; deeply devoted to his grandson Ryan Riha; dearest brother of William (Wendy) Wilson and Pam Dobczyk; fond uncle of nieces and nephews. George was captain of the LaGrange Fire Dept. from 1971 to 1992. He enjoyed golfing and fishing with his family and loved to travel to Arizona in his RV. Funeral Services Saturday, April 8, at Noon at West Suburban Funeral Home & Cremation Services 39 N. Cass Ave., Westmont, IL 60559. Visitation at the funeral home from 10 A.M. till time of services. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to National Fallen Firefighters Foundation P.O. Box Drawer 498 Emmitsburg MD 21727 or e-mail to Info 630-852-8000 or