MELBOURNE, Fla. — Billy Wilson was born July 7, 1928, to Everett and Cora Wilson in Warsaw. He died March 29, 2019, in Melbourne, Fla.  

Billy was the winner of the Soap Box Derby in Warsaw when he was 10.

He proudly served in the Air Force and worked as an engineer.

Billy was a wonderful person and will continue to inspire us in many ways. He left a loving, positive impression on all that knew him.

He was predeceased by his wife of 65 years, Elizabeth Anne, and his son, Michael J. Wilson.

Billy is survived by his daughter, Janet Mulligan; sister, Janis Wilson; and many loving grandkids, great- and great-great-grandkids, nephews and nieces.