Clyde Wilson, 66, known as “Pete” to his family and close friends, passed away at his home in Godfrey on Friday, January 3, 2014.
After attending Roxana High School, he joined the Army in 1967 and served a tour of duty in Vietnam. After military service, he lived in the East Alton are prior to moving to Beaumont, TX. While there he worked as a pipefitter for many years and was also a small-business owner.
After spending most of his adult life in Texas, he relocated to Godfrey.
He is survived by his mother and stepfather, Bess and Al McDonald of Godfrey; his sister, Martha Wilson Dugan and her husband, Michael of Easton, Maryland and their daughter, Jessica of Norfolk, VA; and relatives and friends in Illinois, Texas, Tennessee and Colorado.
Services were through GENT Funeral Home at 2409 State Street in Alton.
Additional information and online guestbook may be found at www.gentfuneralhome.com