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“Sue, Sean, and Cory, Carol and I were very saddened to hear to hear of Tim's passing. We pray that God will comfort your hearts and keep you in...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Don and Carol Stuck - Vicksburg, MI

“Susie and BoysWe just heard of Tim's passing. We are so sorry; we know you shall miss him so very much. Our thoughts are with you,Your cousins, Judy...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Judy & Dennis Ward - Richland, MI

“Susie, Sean and Corey,My thoughts and prayers are with you as you make it through this difficult time. ”
3 of 11 | Posted by: Sandy Nelson - Battle Creek, MI

“He was a great guy with a good sense of humor. Worked with him & his wife, Susie, at the VA for years. I'm sorry to learn that he passed away. Please...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Bridgett Roberts - Byrdstown, TN

“Sincere condolences to the family. When someone you love becomes a memory, the memory becomes a treasure in your heart and it lives forever. May the...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: A friend

“A great man and beloved cousin, farewell Pops so sorry to see you go. My thoughts and prayers are with you Susie and the rest of the family. Lots of...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Trent Taylor - Battle Creek, MI

“Susie, I am so sorry to hear of Tim's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you and the boys.Tim and I had some good chats at the VA. He will be...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Pat Watts - Battle Creek, MI

“Susie, Sean, and Cory, I am shocked, surprised, saddened to hear the passing of Tim. You are all in my thoughts and prayers as you go through this...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: Linda Spearman - Augustq, MI

“I am so very sorry to hear. Tim kept me laughing at the VA and when he would call the VA after retirement. I am sad for this great family each one...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Annie Bruton-Gamble - MI

“May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief. ”
10 of 11 | Posted by: Chari (Browne) Muniz - FL

“Susie, Sean, Corey and family,Sincere and deepest condolences for your loss. Wishing you peace and strength during this difficult time. ”
11 of 11 | Posted by: Rae Ann Jones - Battle Creek, MI

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Timothy James "Pops" Wilson, age 64, of Battle Creek died Monday evening, October 2, 2017 at Bronson Hospital in Kalamazoo. He was born in Lansing, Michigan on July 4, 1953, the son of James H. "Jim" and Janet E. (Bradford) Wilson Jr. and faithfully served his country as a member of the United States Army. He retired from the Battle Creek VA Hospital after more than 31 years of service.

Pops married Susan A. "Susie" Stuck at the Fort Custer Chapel on July 26, 1980; she survives. He is also survived by his sons, Sean "Odin" Wilson and Corey Wilson, both of Battle Creek; his father, Jim (Jo Ann) Wilson Jr. of Battle Creek; 2 brothers, Michael "Mike" (Denise) Wilson of Battle Creek and Jeff (Patti) Wilson of Battle Creek; his sister, Carolyn (CeCe) Wilson of Toledo, Ohio; sister-in-law, Jackie Wilson of Battle Creek and several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces & nephews. Pops was sadly preceded in death by his mother, Janet E. Wilson on February 7, 1989; and his brother, Patrick "Gilligan" Wilson on April 20, 2015.

Pops was a member of the SW Michigan Iron Coffins and the BC Bass Casters. Pops was a Harper Creek Jr. football coach and was an Eagle Scout. He loved riding his motorcycle, bass fishing and spending time with his family & friends.

At Pops' request, cremation has taken place. A Memorial Run to celebrate Pops' life will be held Saturday, October 21, 2017 at the SW Michigan Iron Coffins Clubhouse, 15 Gilbert Street, Battle Creek. Registration will begin at 12:30 p.m. with Kick Stands up at 2:00 p.m. See the SW Michigan Iron Coffins Facebook page for further details. In lieu of flowers, please consider making donations to the American Diabetes Association. Arrangements were made by Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home & Cremation Care. Personal messages for the family and/or favorite memories of Pops may be placed at