Mayor of Orchard Park dies unexpectedly

Photo via http://www.orchardparkvillage.org/

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WIVB) – People in Orchard Park are mourning the sudden death of their mayor.

According to his obituary, John Wilson, 64, died while walking his dog on Wednesday, November 5.

Wilson became mayor in 2005. He was married to Nancy Wilson and is survived by two sons.

Calling hours are Saturday 2 to 4 p.m., 7 to 9 p.m. and Sunday 4 to 8 p.m at the F. E. Brown Sons Funeral Home. The funeral is Monday at 11 a.m. in the Orchard Park Presbyterian Church at 4369 South Buffalo Street.

The family is asking that memorials be made to the American Heart Association.

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