Robert “Bob” Wilson

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Robert “Bob” Wilson, age 60, of New Castle, went to be with his Lord & Savior Monday, February 20, 2023, at his home. He was born August 19, 1962, in New Castle, Indiana to the late L. Richard & Mary (Sharp) Wilson Pidgeon.

Bob was a 1980 graduate of New Castle Chrysler High School. He had a passion for flying which led to him attending Purdue University’s Aviation program. He enjoyed golfing, riding his bike and boating in his younger years. He had a passion to help recovering addicts, went to minister to folks in the prison systems and started a truck stop ministry. More than anything his time with his family was what he enjoyed most.

Bob is survived by two daughters; Halle & Karleigh Wilson: sister Wendy Wilson.

Bob was proceeded in death by his parents listed above.

In honoring the family’s wishes there will be no services at this time.

Rose City Funeral Home directors and staff are honored to serve the Wilson family. On-line condolences may be made at

Memorial Contributions in Bob’s honor can be sent to either the Henry Community Foundation for Camp Tecumseh (Sharp Twins Memorial) 700 S Memorial Dr, New Castle, IN 47362; or The House Ministries for the Men’s Shelter 515 S 15th St, New Castle, IN 47362.

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