The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA


January 23, 2014

Robert C. Wilson

SOUTH FORK — WILSON – Robert C. “Bo,” 69, South Fork (Mount Hope), died Jan. 23, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center. Born Nov. 23, 1944, in Johnstown, son of Percy and Vera (Bernhimer) Wilson. Preceded in death by parents; brother, Lester; and sister-in-law, Agnes Wilson. Survived by loving wife of 48 years, Dolores (Harteis) Wilson, whom he married Dec. 11, 1965; sons, Gary, married to Chris Paster, Indiana, Pa.; Ronald, married to Karen Spinner, South Fork; and Steve, married to Brigitte Leckey, Mount Hope; daughter, Jill, wife of Mike Yew, Woodstock, Va.; grandchildren, Ryan, Kevin and Amanda Wilson; Logan and Kaylee Yew; and Skyler and Brittany Wilson; sister, Rosalyn, wife of Richard Rudnik, Mount Hope; and numerous other beloved family and friends. Bo was a graduate of Adams-Summerhill, Class of 1962. Member of Mount Hope United Methodist Church. Former employee of Bethlehem Steel Corp. He also worked for Republic Steel Corp., JWF Industries and Bud’s Auto. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and spending time with his family, especially his beloved grandchildren. At the request of the family, there will be no viewing or visitation. Family and friends will gather at Morris’ Tavern, Sidman, to share memories and celebrate Bo’s life from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday. “Come and raise a glass to remember the good times.” Arrangements by Charles O. Dimond Funeral Home Inc., South Fork. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial donations may be made to Mount Hope United Methodist Church or Humane Society of Cambria County. (

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