David Wilson

Born on 01/25/1952

Departed on 02/06/2013

Resided in Stafford County, Virginia

Local musician and business owner, David Wilson, 61, passed away early Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, after an 18-month battle with lung cancer.

He is survived by his wife and companion of 32 years, Angela Wilson of Stafford; sister Linda Hughes of Salisbury, NC; several nieces and nephews; two great-nephews; his beloved dogs Angus and Atticus Finch; a large extended family; and many friends and colleagues.

Over the last 20-plus years, Dave Wilson was the owner/operator of WilSound Audio.  He provided sound services for many local events, including the Fourth of July at Pratt Park in Fredericksburg, fashion shows for Saks Jandel in Washington, D.C., Portfolio in Motion at Marymount University, and many special and corporate events around the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area.

Dave was a musician who played with local bands Capitol Rockers and dwi.  He also traveled extensively with national acts Black Oak Arkansas, and The Back Doors. Most recently, he worked as a sound engineer for numerous bands in the area.

Friends may pay respects to the family from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, at Covenant Funeral Service, Stafford.

The family wishes to thank Virginia Hospice, Dr. Cannon and the entire staff at Hematology Associates of Fredericksburg and the faculty and staff of North Stafford High School for all of their support.

Dave’s ashes will be scattered in his beloved mountains of North Carolina at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice of Virginia, 1955 Jefferson Davis Hwy Suite 110, Fredericksburg, Va. 22401, or to Stafford SPCA, 140 Andrew Chapel Road, Stafford, Va. 22554.

16 thoughts on David Wilson

  1. Diane & Joey Martin on said:

    No words can express the overwhelming sorrow we feel in our hearts. Dave will always remain alive in our memories…..tons of love, Diane & Joey

  2. Lyle Muncy on said:

    Everlasting peace and sweet music for my friend and colleague, Dave.
    Wishes of comfort and peace for Angela and family.

  3. Don and Janet Mills on said:

    Our deepest sadness for the family. Dave was a great man we will never forget. Love to Angela and family Don and Janet Mills

  4. Shannon Mahiai on said:

    Angela, My deepest Sympathy is sent your way! The students in the L.S. class are missing you and sending our love!

    Shannon Mahiai and Class

  5. Kathy Weedon on said:

    Our deepest sympathy to Dave’s family who we know has truly lost an amazing person. Our thoughts and prayers go out to all those fellow musicians who had the pleasure of knowing and working with Dave through the years. God speed Dave The T-Birds

  6. Carolyn Gay on said:

    My prayers and thoughts are with you!
    Love from myself and all of our students,
    Carolyn Gay

  7. Connie Hedgepeth on said:

    Angela, you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. The students know and “hope Mrs. Wilson is Ok”. There are many hugs waiting for you!!
    ~Connie & class

  8. Chrissie Fry & Family on said:

    Angela, it is with a very heavy heart that you are in my prayers.
    I am so sorry for your loss.
    Much Love,

  9. Myron Prosser on said:

    You are in our thoughts and prayers. We are so sorry for you loss. Dave will be missed by all he touched. May God bless you all.

  10. James "Jimmy D" Deadmore on said:

    It’s always difficult to lose someone you love but the memories that you cherish will live forever in your heart to help you find peace and strength.
    With sincere sympathy,
    Jimmy D

  11. Donnie and Shirley Miller on said:

    We are so sorry for your loss, you are in our prayers.

  12. Jeannie Urich on said:

    I am so sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

  13. John Piette on said:

    Rest well my brother, God bless you and Angela…..

  14. Kitty Daniels on said:

    May God’s loving arms hold you and your family, comforting you every step of this difficult journey you will make. May you find and feel His presence always. Love and blessings to you. You are not alone.

  15. Melissa Deadmore on said:

    My prayers go out to you Angela, I wish I could have been there with you today you guys have been a part of my life ever since I was born and I am so sorry this happened I truely wish I could have been there with you during this time. I LOVE YOU!!!

  16. Warren Wood on said:

    Dave was a great guy with a great sense of humor. We are losing a gerat person but heaven is receiving one. My thoughts and prayers go to the family. I will always remember him

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