Gordon Vernon Wilson was born in Okotoks, Alberta, Canada, to Collan Grey and Mary Brodie (Moore) Wilson. He became a naturalized U.S. citizen on 2 August 1956 and lived at 365 West Merrill in Rialto, California.
In about 1948 he married Betty Lou Behm. She was born on 16 February 1929 in San Bernardino county, California, and was a daughter of William and Florence (Mederos) Behm. Her father worked as a furnace man at an iron foundry. The had an unknown number of children.
Sometime before 1961 Gordon and Betty Lou Behm divorced. She went on to marry three more times. Gordon married Florence Athena Hillberg, who was born on 15 December 1915 in Alabama about 1961. Florence Athena was the daughter of Oscar and Eula (Maygarden) Hillberg. She had been married previously. In 1993 Gordon and Florence lived in Gold Hill, Oregon. He died the next year in Jackson County, Oregon. Florence died on 2 November 2007 in Talladega, Alabama. They are buried together in Hillcrest Memorial Park, in Medford, Oregon.
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