Elmer J. Wilsey – December 6, 2021

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   RAVENA – Elmer J. Wilsey, 83, passed away December 6, 2021 at home surrounded by his loving family.  He was born May 9, 1938 to the late Elmer and Ruby (Wickham) Wilsey.

     Elmer retired after 35 years of service with Wicks Lumber Co.  in Selkirk.  He loved boating with his family, camping and country music.

     Survivors include his loving wife of 52 years, Elsie (Lehmann); sons, David, Stephen, Donald and Keith; daughters, Valerie (Greg) Bidwell and Cindy (Bill) O’Donnell; his cherished granddaughter, Madison Bidwell; sisters, Blondie Neri and Tootie Halloran; brother, Dale; and many nieces and nephews.

     Funeral services will be held 6 PM Saturday, December 11th at the Babcock Funeral Home, Ravena.  Friends may call at the funeral home prior to the service starting at 4 PM.  In lieu of flowers donations in memory of Elmer can be made to Community Hospice of Albany, 445 New Karner Road, Albany, NY 12205.