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Dale R. Wilson

December 29, 1937 — March 24, 2023

Dale R. Wilson, age 85, of Cortland passed away peacefully on Friday, March 24, 2023. He was born on December 29, 1937, in Morgantown, WV to the late Dale J. and Hazel Dalton Wilson. He was preceded in death by his son Mike Wilson, siblings Ann Robison, Charles Wilson, and Barbara Corbin.


Dale was known to his family as a great person who was always there to lend a hand. He worked at Packard Electric as a pipefitter until he retired in 1997 after 32 years. Throughout his life, Dale was involved in circle track racing. As a driver he was inducted into the Twin State Auto Racing Hall of Fame. He inspired his son’s endeavors in racing and was an integral part of his grandson’s Late model team.


He is survived by his son Chris (Dawn) Wilson, grandson Eric Wilson, companion Brenda Homa, and several nieces, nephews, and extended family members.


In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Warren Family Mission at https://warrenfamilymission.org/ways-to-give/give-now/


Calling hours will be held 4:00 – 7:00 PM Tuesday, March 28, 2023 at Lane Funeral Home, Shafer-Winans Chapel, 164 N. High St. Cortland, OH 44410 with a funeral service to follow at 7:00 PM. Online condolences may be made at www.lanefuneralhomes.com.




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Tuesday, March 28, 2023

4:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

Lane Family Funeral Homes - Shafer-Winans Chapel

164 North High Street, Cortland, OH 44410

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Funeral Service

Tuesday, March 28, 2023

Starts at 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

Lane Family Funeral Homes - Shafer-Winans Chapel

164 North High Street, Cortland, OH 44410

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