John Joseph Wilson

John Joseph Wilson, 91

John Joseph Wilson, 91, of Tarpon Springs FL, formerly of West Orange passed away on Tuesday February 6, 2018.

Visiting will be held on Friday February 16, 2018 from 3 to 7 PM at The Dangler Funeral Home of West Orange, 340 Main Street. Letters of condolence may be posted at

A Funeral Mass will be offered on Saturday February 17, 2018 at 11:00 AM at St. Joseph's Church, 44 Benvenue Ave. in West Orange. Interment will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery East Hanover.

John was born and raised in Brooklyn NY, living in West Orange before moving to Tarpon Springs FL. He was a Casualty Underwriter working for Wausau Insurance Company in West Orange.

John was the beloved husband of the late Mildred "Millie" Yantorn Wilson. Cherished son of the late John and Jane Wilson. Devoted step-father of Andrew James Yantorn Jr. and his wife Ellen, Joseph Frank Yantorn and his wife the late Louise, and Roger Louis Yantorn and his wife the late Judeanne, and the late Marie Yarborough. Loving brother of the late Elizabeth Wilson. He is also survived by 5 grandchildren, 6 great-grandchildren, 1 great-great grandchild and many nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made in John's name to the Augustinian Recollects, 29 Ridgeway Avenue, West Orange, NJ 07052