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“Judy,So sorry for your loss! Just saw Dan at church on Sunday and was shocked at the news of his passing. You and your family are in our thoughts...Read More »
1 of 24 | Posted by: Kristi Christle - Ogden, IA

“Family..........so sorry for your loss.Thoughts and prayers are with you.Delores Miller ”
2 of 24 | Posted by: Delores Miller - Boone, IA

“Dan's family; I knew Dan through the Iowa Association of Municipal Utilities and Fire Service. Dan was very proud of his community, Fire Department...Read More »
3 of 24 | Posted by: Jeff Sander - Onawa, IA

“We have been neighbors for 23 years new Dans parents. He will missed always came over with interesting story's to talk about!! ”
4 of 24 | Posted by: Wally & Cheryl Hejhal - MN

“Really GOOD FRIENDS are rare, having that good friend long enough to become an OLD FRIEND is a blessing. I'll always remember you, MY FRIEND. ”
5 of 24 | Posted by: Pat Stief - Traer, IA - Friend

“To Dan's family,We are so very sorry to learn of Dan's passing. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you. Not only was Dan a nice guy but a great...Read More »
6 of 24 | Posted by: Tim and Nancy Dwight - MN

“I was so sorry to hear of Dan's passing. Please accept my heartfelt sympathies on your loss. Though, he may be gone from our sight, I will always...Read More »
7 of 24 | Posted by: James Keenan - Friend

“Judy, sorry to hear about your loss. Prayers to you and your family. ”
8 of 24 | Posted by: Rick Carlyle - Boxholm, IA

“Judy,You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. God bless. ”
9 of 24 | Posted by: Lisa Ray

“Dan was one of the first members I met when I started to work at IAMU. He always had a smile and taught me a bunch about electric utilities, He was...Read More »
10 of 24 | Posted by: Mary Ann Kinkade - Ames, IA

“We don't know Mr. Wilson. But knew he was the head of the Ulility's/Fire Department!That's too bad.Sorry to hear this! ”
11 of 24 | Posted by: Rebecca (Jeffery L) Hergert - IA

Dan enjoying time with the guys in Canada last August. “Dan is my cousin. He was a role model for me growing up. His goal, to be a fireman. He had a weak hand and arm. To meet his goal, he had a rubber...Read More »
12 of 24 | Posted by: Brad Wilson - Beatrice, NE

“The Ankenbauer family grew up in St. John's and I remember Dan being at Mass every Sunday as was our family. Having recently lost both my parents, I...Read More »
13 of 24 | Posted by: Mary ( (Ankenbauer) Nidetz - CA

“So sorry for your loss, our thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
14 of 24 | Posted by: Ed & Karen Elsberry - Ogden, IA

“I met Dan originally through IAMU more recently with RPGI. I've always like Dan and am truly sorry to read of his passing. He will be missed. ”
15 of 24 | Posted by: Michael Johnson - IA

“Dan was a great guy. He graduated a year behind me. Hy7BC ”
16 of 24 | Posted by: Karen Christensen Messamer - IA

“Judy and family, we are so sorry to hear about Dan. We became friends while working many emergency scenes together. He will be greatly missed by all....Read More »
17 of 24 | Posted by: Kent Peterson - Boone, IA

“Dan was always great to work with and willing to help. He will be greatly missed by Boone County Emergency Management. ”
18 of 24 | Posted by: Dave Morlan - Boone, IA - Friend

“My sincerest condolences to the family. Dan will always be remembered as a truly genuine great guy who was loved by many. Always a smile on his face...Read More »
19 of 24 | Posted by: Karen Sparks-Foster - Allerton, IA

“Dan was a great guy and will be missed greatly. He was at our home often. He always liked that I usually had popcorn from the night before. He loved...Read More »
20 of 24 | Posted by: Deb Stief - Traer, IA - Friend

“Tom, Elaine and all the Wilson families...We are so saddened to hear of the loss of Dan. (He, as are the rest of the Wilson's), was a really nice guy...Read More »
21 of 24 | Posted by: Linda & Jerry Carlson - IA

“So sorry for your loss. Dan was a good classmate and a fun person to be around. He will be missed. ”
22 of 24 | Posted by: VICKI Harper ( Zunkel) - IA

“Dan was a great friend! ”
23 of 24 | Posted by: Donny Wilson - Boone, IA - Friend

“We are very saddened of Dan's passing and extend our heartfelt sympathies and condolences to the entire family for your loss. Dan was a great guy...Read More »
24 of 24 | Posted by: Larry & Deanna Leichliter - Ogden, IA


Dan L. Wilson, 66, of Ogden, Iowa, passed away suddenly on Sunday, May 29, 2016, at the Boone County Hospital.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10:30 a.m., Friday, June 3, 2016, at St. John's Catholic Church in Ogden. Father James Bruch will officiate. Burial will be in St. John's Catholic Cemetery in Ogden. Visitation will be Thursday, from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m., with a Prayer Service at 6:30 p.m., all at St. John's Catholic Church. For online obituaries and condolences please visit: www.carsonstappfuneralhome.com

Daniel Leroy Wilson was born on November 23, 1949, in David City, Nebraska, the son of Thomas and Lorraine (Kudlacek) Wilson. He graduated with the Ogden School class of 1968.

In 1975, Dan was united in marriage to Judy (Budatz) Borkowski at Zion Lutheran Church in Ogden.

Dan was a lifelong Ogden resident and was employed by Ogden Municipal Utilities as Superintendent for many years until retiring.

Dan belonged to St. John's Catholic Church. He was a member of the Ogden Volunteer Fire Department for many years where he had served as Fire Chief for several years. Dan enjoyed fishing and made many trips to Canada and to the family cabin in Park Rapids, Minnesota.

Dan is survived by his wife, Judy Wilson of Ogden, Iowa; three brothers, Tom (Elaine) Wilson, of Ogden, Iowa, Gordon Wilson of Lawton, Oklahoma; Bill (Terry) Wilson of Ogden, Iowa; one sister, Sally (Kevin) Willemssen of Terril, Iowa; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Memorials may be left to either: St. John's Catholic Church, Ogden Volunteer Fire Department, or the Boone Area Humane Society.