Daymon L. Wilson, Sr.

Obituary for Daymon L. Wilson, Sr.

July 21, 2020
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Obituary

Daymon L. Wilson, Sr. passed away on July 21, 2020 at the age of 77. Beloved husband Agnes "Aggie" Wilson (nee Healey); loving father of Daymon L. Wilson, Jr. (Sharon), Carolyn Grzeskiewicz (John), and Dominick Cevet (Meghan); cherished grandfather of Daymon (Marissa), Brandon, Kristi, Allison, Emma and great-grandfather of Luke and Olivia; dear brother of Brenda Flowers, Janet Allen (Russell), Scott Wilson, Timothy Wilson (Robert) and Cheryl Adams (Blake Hogge); also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Daymon enjoyed old cars and was a member of the Port Richmond Cruisers. He liked scratch off lottery tickets, playing video poker at the casinos and fresh water fishing and hunting. He proudly served his country in the Marine Corps and retired as a Lieutenant from the Philadelphia Fire Department after 37 years of service. After retiring, he volunteered at the Delaware Valley Veterans Home.

Relatives and friends are invited to Daymon's Life Celebration Sunday, July 26th, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. and on Monday, July 27th, from 9:15 to 10:15 a.m. at John F. Givnish Funeral Home, 10975 Academy Rd., Phila., followed by his Funeral Mass, 11:00 a.m., at St. Christopher Church, 13301 Proctor Rd., Phila. Interment private.

In lieu of flowers, a donation in Daymon's memory to the Delaware Valley Veterans Home, 2701 Southampton Rd., Phila. PA 19154 would be appreciated.

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  • Delaware Valley Veterans Home
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    Philadelphia, PA 19154

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John F. Givnish Funeral Home

10975 Academy Road
Philadelphia, PA 19154
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