Glenn J Wilson, of Antigo, died Monday, October 23, 2017 at home. He was 85 years old. He was born on May 30, 1932 in Aniwa, a son of Chester and Mary (Freeman) Wilson. He married Carol Diermeier on June 20, 1953 at Immanuel Lutheran Church, New London. She preceded him in death on April 4, 2011.
Glenn operated a dairy and veal farm in the town of Rolling for many years. He was passionate about keeping honey bees and selling the honey. He later worked at Wal-Mart in Antigo.
Glenn was an avid supporter of the Republican Party and was a member of Peace Lutheran Church in Antigo.
Survivors include four sons, Daniel Wilson, Cecil, Henry (Brenda) Wilson, Dothan, AL, Quinton Wilson, Cushing, OK, Richard (Shauna) Wilson, Antigo; daughter, Mary Wilson of Chippewa Falls; nineteen grandchildren, many great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
In addition to his wife and parents he was preceded in death by a two sons, Randall and Gordon Wilson; a daughter-in-law, Sharon Wilson; two brothers, Joseph and Henry Wilson; two sisters, Dorothy Becker, Esther Wilson.
A funeral service will be held on Friday October 27, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at Peace Lutheran Church with Rev. David Karolus officiating.
Visitation will be Friday from 9:30 a.m. until the time of services at the church.
Burial will take place 11 a.m. Saturday in the town of Rolling cemetery.