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Anthony Wilson, Sr.

November 20, 1945 — September 6, 2021

Anthony Wilson Sr., age 74, passed away on September 6, 2021 in Cleveland, Ohio after battling a war with prostate cancer.  Anthony Wilson was born in San Francisco, CA on November 20, 1945 and later moved to Cleveland, Ohio in 1948.

He is survived by his sons, Darryl and Anthony Wilson.  He is also survived by his sisters, Elosie Y., Vivian W., Laverne M., Silvia P., Hilda C., and brother, John W. 

Anthony was preceded in death by his parents, Elosie Marcarno and Robert K. Wilson, and brothers, Nickolas M. & Adolph M.  Further survived by a host of grandchildren, great -grandchildren, nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and friends.

Anthony Wilson was an active and committed member of the New Life at Calvary Church where he became a member in 2013.  Anthony brought many people to Christ as he sang praises and worship with his church family.  Anthony was also active throughout his community providing laughter and smiles with his love for singing, dancing, playing musical instruments and entertaining.  He is known for his love belated popstar, Michael Jackson, which he was always seen as a reenactment and lookalike of Michael.  Anthony Wilson was loved from people across the world and known as Cleveland’s Michael Jackson.

Family and friends are welcome on Saturday, September 18, 2021 from 12:30 p.m. until time of service at 1:00 p.m. at New Life At Calvary Cemetery Church, 2020 East 79th Street, Cleveland, Ohio 44103.  Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery, Brookpark Rd, Brook Park, Ohio.  Arrangements entrusted to Slone & Co. Funeral Directors, 13115 Lorain Avenue, Cleveland.

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Saturday, September 18, 2021

12:30 - 1:00pm (Eastern time)

Slone & Co. Funeral Directors

13115 Lorain Ave, Cleveland, OH 44111

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