Obituary: John Paul Wilson, Jr., age 33, of Ansonia

John Paul Wilson, Jr., age 33, of Ansonia, entered into rest on Tuesday, August 12, 2014. He was a loving and devoted husband to Robyn Mattaboni Wilson.

John was born in New Haven, on June 15, 1981, beloved son of John Paul Wilson Sr. and Madelon (Bollow) Wilson, and was a lifelong resident of Ansonia.

He enjoyed camping and fishing with family and friends. John loved landscaping for Hanson Landscaping Company in Shelton. He loved working for them and spoke of them daily.

He is the cherished father of Elliot George Wilson and Gabrielle Marie Wilson, and the loving brother of Cheryl Wilson. He is the caring uncle of Samuel Neelands, Laura Vidak, and John Vidak, and also leaves his maternal grandmother, Shirley Moon. He will be deeply and sadly missed by so many.

Friends may greet the family at the Riverview Funeral Home, 390 River Road, Shelton on Monday from 4 to 7 PM. On Tuesday his funeral service will begin in the funeral home at 11 AM. Burial will follow at Pine Grove Cemetery in Ansonia.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions may be made to Elliot George and Gabrielle Marie Wilson’s Educational Trust Fund.

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