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“I'm so sorry for your loss. My Dad, who just died also, worked with Wilson their whole careers. I'm sure that he, Helen, Dad, & Della are telling...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Sheila MacPherson-Brennan - NJ

“Roxanne and family, you have our deepest sympathies. Uncle Wilson was a gentle man, ever smiling and full of courage and strength. We appreciate...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Randy & Teri Graves - Elizabeth, CO

“Dear Steve, Roxanne and family- Please accept my sincerest condolences on you loss.I always thought both your mom and your dad were such special...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Linda Loeffler Dunbar - CMCH

“I am so sadden by our loss of this amazing man. Heaven celebrates as Helen and Wilson once again our together. May peace and comfort surround his...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Bonnie Millard - NJ

“My sincerest sympathy to the lost of your dad. We've been in FL for the last 7 years so I also wasn't aware that your mom passed as well. They both...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Nancy (Kern) Wilson - Punta Gorda, FL

“When I was so in the hospital and nursing home, Wilson came and visited many, many times. I will forget forget those times. Thank you for your life...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Herschel (Pidge) McClure - NJ

“I will never forget all the kindness and love your Dad and Mom shared with our little school, Country Playhouse. Every morning I would get a call...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Nancy Ryan - Ocean View, NJ

“RIP Mr Rea always enjoyed talking to u over the years . ”
8 of 11 | Posted by: Barry Wilke - Wildwood, NJ

“Our deepest condolences, from my family to yours, the world is a nicer place because of Wilson and Helen..They will forever be missed and loved G...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Gladys Rabey - Mays Landing, NJ

“To Wilson.s family,We offer our condolence on your loss, we live down he way next to Dottie and Jerry often talked with Wilson when Wilson was on one...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Jerry and Myrna Adamczyk - NJ

“So sorry for your loss! He will be missed. My thoughts are with you and your family. ”
11 of 11 | Posted by: Pam Vandermark - Cape May, NJ


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Wilson Lake Rea, 91 of Dias Creek, passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 11, 2017. He was born in West Cape May on August 25, 1925 to Mr. and Mrs. Grover Cleveland Rea. He was predeceased in 2016 by his wife of 67 years, Helen Jane Weatherby. As a teenager, Wilson was a member of the Cape May Beach Patrol where he loved to be near the ocean. He loved fishing and boating, it was a lifelong passion. In 1943, during his senior year of high school he was drafted into the military where he would serve in the United States Navy. Continuing with military service Wilson was a member of the New Jersey National Guard. In 1984, Mr. Rea retired as a Chief Switchman Supervisor from the New Jersey Bell Telephone Company after 37 years of employment. Wilson is survived by his children Steven W. Rea of Florida, Roxanne Dunkelberger, (James), three grandchildren, Lauren Foley, (Shaun), James Dunkelberger, Marc Dunkelberger, (Megan). Three great-grandchildren are Christian James Foley, Juliana Lee Dunkelberger and Marc Wilson Dunkelberger,Jr.

Burial arrangements will be provided by the United States Navy.