Frank Jay Wilson, age 52, died peacefully in his home, on November 7, 2018, surrounded by his family. He was born in Tacoma where he lived most of his life. Frank will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
A devoted family man, Frank loved camping, taking trips and spending time with his family. He enjoyed 15 years as a machinist with Tacoma Wastewater Treatment Plant. In his free time, he liked to work on wood and metal projects in his workshop and home improvements.
Frank served his country in the US Army both at home and abroad. Upon completion of his military commitment, he returned home to marry the love of his life, Jenny Wilson of Spanaway. They had two daughters that were the light of his life.
Frank is preceded in death by his sister, Shawna Wilson, His “two dads” Frank Wilson and Jimmie Crane, grandparents Mary & Albert Davis and Frank & Margaret Wilson. He is survived by wife Jenny, daughters Aleesha Wilson of Seattle, Emily Wilson of Tacoma, Grant Roeter of Seattle, who he loved as a son, and his mother, Patricia Crane of Tacoma. Frank also leaves behind a large extended family of uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins.
The family wished to thank the many people who provided their loving support throughout Frank’s fight with pancreatic cancer.
Arrangements by Gaffney Funeral Home