WEATHERSFIELD - Richard Earl Wilson, 82, died Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012, at Shepherd of the Valley in Niles.
He was born Aug. 29, 1930, in Youngstown, the son of Earl and Bessie M. Hughes Wilson.
Richard served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War. He retired from RMI Titanium in Niles and was a member of Believers Christian Fellowship in Howland.
Survivors include his wife, Eileen R. Fee Wilson; one daughter, Susan Elizabeth Wilson of Scottsdale, Ariz.; and two sons, Richard Earl of Bedford, Texas, and Robert Alan of Niles.
He was preceded in death by one brother.
The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Lane Family Funeral Homes, Niles Chapel, where the family will receive friends for one hour prior to the service Monday. Burial will be in Kerr Cemetery in Weathersfield.