Roger Lee Wilson, 78, of Yakima, died Dec. 16.

Mr. Wilson was born in Mound City, Mo. He was a construction laborer for most of his life.

He is survived by his wife, Frances Wilson; a son, Roger Wilson of Shelbyville, Tenn.; two stepdaughters, Peri Walker of Burna, Ky., and Patty Joiner of Smithland, Ky.; four brothers, Bobby Wilson of Lynnwood, Kenneth Wilson of Yakima, Russell Wilson of Albany, N.Y., and Bill Wilson of Yakima; a sister, Patricia PIerce of Yakima; seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren;.

A memorial service will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Keith and Keith Ninth Avenue Chapel.