Norfolk – Randy Keith Wilson, 67, a lifelong area resident passed away on Friday, October 30, 2020 with family and friends by his side following a short battle with cancer. Randy was born on December 3, 1952 in Sharon, CT. He was the son of the late Richard Albert and Agnes E. (Traver) Wilson of Ore Hill Road, Lakeville, CT. After his mother’s death in 1962 he was raised by his sister Mary Sager in Cornwall Bridge, CT.
Randy attended Salisbury Central School, Cornwall Consolidated School and graduated from Housatonic Valley Regional High School in 1974.
Randy worked for about 20 years at Kent Manufacturing in Kent, CT. Randy enjoyed working on everyone’s cars and trucks, watching wrestling on television and going to wrestling matches. Randy also loved spending time with his extended family and friends.
Randy is survived by a brother, Charles R. Wilson of Torrington, CT; his sisters, Marcia E. Audia, Dorothy Therrien and her husband Robert all of Beverly Hills, FL, Mary A. Sager, Linda Cavanaugh and her husband Gordon all of Cornwall Bridge, CT and many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews and cousins. He is also survived by his extended family, DeeDe Gordon-Taylor and her children, Tessa, Kira, Rory and Sam “his bestest buddy” Taylor.
In addition to his parents, he was also predeceased by eight brothers, Larry, Billy, Johnny, Joe, Paul, Bobby, Jerry and David and a sister, Cindy.
The family would like to thank DeeDe and her family and the Foothills VNA for all their support during this time.
There are no calling hours. A funeral service and burial will take place on Saturday, June 12, 2021 at 10am at Irondale Cemetery in Millerton, NY. Pastor William Mayhew will officiate. Memorial contributions may be made to the Norfolk Vol. Fire Dept., 20 Shepard Road, Norfolk, CT 06058 or N. Canaan Fire Company, P.O. Box 642, Canaan, CT 06018. Arrangements are under the direction of the Scott D. Conklin Funeral Home, 37 Park Avenue, Millerton, NY. To send an online condolence please visit www.conklinfuneralhome.com