Vern Wilson

Obituary of Vern Wilson

Laverne A. (Buster) Wilson, 77, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, at UMPC Chautauqua. He was born April 25, 1944 to Mary Louise (Waterman) Wilson and Laverne C. Wilson in Waterloo, NY. Vern went to school at Waterloo Central School and graduated in 1962. He attended college at Auburn Community College. He then attended Jamestown Community College where he graduated AS in Business Administration. Vern worked for the USP&FO-NY at the New York State Armory for 20 years retiring in 1995 and was a member of the New York Army National guard for 28 years retiring in 1994 as a SSG (E-6). Before that he worked as an accountant with Laverne C. Wilson Public Accountants. After retiring from the New York Army National Guard he went to work for H&R Block and then for Martinelli Enterprises, Inc. Overhead Door of Jamestown as a Controller. He then worked as a part time bookkeeper for Quick Solutions and Uber Law Office in Jamestown. Vern enjoyed bowling and bowled in a few leagues both in Jamestown and Waterloo. He also enjoyed golf and traveling. He was preceded in death by his parents, Mary Louise (Waterman) Wilson and Laverne C. Wilson and a sister Jennette Ruth Wilson. He is survived by his Son L. Aaron Wilson of Ashville, NY and Daughters Lane Louise (Wilson) Poulson (Christian) of Magna, UT and Frances M. (Wilson) Schmidt (Jerome) of Ft. Wayne, IN and 11 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. As well as his best friend and caregiver of many years Kathleen Fehlman Cooley and her daughters Katie and Krista Cooley. Friends will be received by the family from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Falconer Funeral Home. A funeral service will follow at 7 p.m. Tuesday. Memorial contributions may be donated to the Henry Mosher Post, 638, American Legion or Chautauqua County Humane Society.
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Tuesday
21
September

Visitation

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tuesday, September 21, 2021
Falconer Funeral Home, Inc., Falconer, NY
44 West Falconer St.
Falconer, New York, United States
Tuesday
21
September

Funeral Service

7:00 pm
Tuesday, September 21, 2021
Falconer Funeral Home, Inc., Falconer, NY
44 West Falconer St.
Falconer, New York, United States
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