April 2, 1964 — Jan. 7, 2014
Michael Timothy Wilson, born in Healdsburg, Calif., on April 2, 1964, passed away peacefully on Jan. 7, 2014. He is survived by his wife of 23 years, Brenda of Placerville, Calif.; son, Jeffrey of Folsom, Calif.; and daughter, Kathryn of Placerville.
Michael was a great husband, father, brother, uncle and friend to many. He always strived to make a positive impact on every person he met by putting a smile on their face and showing his love through hugs. He was a hard-working, generous man known for his kindness and compassion and will forever live on in the hearts of loved ones.
Michael was a 1982 graduate of Greenville High School. After high school he joined the Army and attained the rank of Sergeant Michael Wilson, U.S. Army Airborne Ranger. He enjoyed dancing with friends and family. He was a lifelong Minnesota Viking fan.
Michael was the sixth of nine children. He is survived by a sister, Linda Wilson of Klamath Falls, Ore.; brother, James Wilson of Greenville, Calif.; sister, Patricia McCutcheon of Taylorsville, Calif.; brother, Thomas Wilson of Reno, Nev.; sister, Tammy Sennett of Greenville; sister, Diana Nolen of Reno; brother, Andrew Wilson of Greenville; brother, Dennis Tommervik of Santa Rosa, Calif.; and brother, Thomas Hennessey of San Francisco, Calif.
Michael’s personal wish was to have a celebration of life, which will be announced at a later date. Online condolences may be posted at chapelofthepinesfunerals.com.