James “Jim” Wilson, of Saint Peters, MO, passed away Friday, August 26, 2022 at the age of 78. Loving husband of Diana Wilson; beloved son of the late Ada Macel and Lester Wilson; devoted father of Angelia (Keith) Gosney; cherished grandfather of Matthew Sisson; and dear brother of Carol (Michael) Rusnak. He is also survived by his two nephews, Joe (Becky) Singen and Paul (Miwa) Singen. He will be greatly missed by his beloved dog, Lexi.
Jim had worked for many years at General Electric before taking his passion for traveling, and making it into a career, establishing his own successful travel agency, Majestic Travel. After retiring, he enjoyed making ornaments and lawn art for others out of scrap metal or other materials he could find. He also loved sports and was an avid St. Louis Cardinals Baseball fan.
Jim was a very selfless person, always putting others first. He was a hard worker and a wonderful mechanic, who could fix anything. Jim was an avid gardener who produced a bountiful harvest each year to share with family and friends. He loved to read and was always looking forward to learning something new. Jim was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew him.