Staff Sgt. Stephen J. Wilson
United States Marine Corps
KIA 20 June 2007, Anbar Province, Iraq
Stephen Wilson Resident of Brentwood Wilson, Stephen John, Staff Sgt., age 28, died June 20th, 2007 while
serving his third tour of duty with the 13th Marine expeditionary unit in Iraq. Dearly beloved son of Bonnie Lo
Schreiner of Hidden Valley Lake, California, John (Johnny) Wilson of Tualatin, Oregon. Adored brother of
James D. (April) Wilson of Clearlake, California, and Scott A. Wilson of Aloha, Oregon. Devoted uncle to Adam
and Dylan Wilson of Clearlake, California. He is survived by his maternal grandmother, Virginia M. Schreiner;
and uncle, Paul J. Schreiner of Pittsford, New York; aunt, Susan (Francis) Vacanti of Fairport, New York;
uncle, Terry (Barbara) Schreiner of Conesus, New York; and numerous cousins all of New York. He was a
1997 graduate of Liberty High School in Brentwood, California where he played JV soccer and was a member
of the FFA. He was a sports enthusiast and loved playing ice hockey, soccer, baseball and bullriding. He
enlisted in the Marine Corps in August of '97. He did one tour of duty in Okinawa and then served as an MSG
at the American Embassy in Helsinki, Finland, and the Ivory Coast and South Africa.
Published in the Contra Costa Times on 6/26/2007.
Memorial Page Established by Bonnie Lou Schreiner
SSgt . Stephen J. Wilson
In loving memory of our beloved son, brother and uncle.
We are all proud of you. You loved being a Marine and an EOD Tech. Your
job was to make the way safe for your fellow brother Marines and
civilians. You chose a very dangerous job, but, you did it well.
You are sadly missed. You will forever be in our hearts.
Dad, Mom, James, April, Aidan, Dylan and Scott