Robert W. Wilson, 69, of Brookfield, died March 2, 2011, at his home.

Mr. Wilson was born in Chicago on March 15, 1941, to Walter and Lorraine Wilson. He was married to Valerie Wilson, who survives her husband, and worked as a mechanic for an elevator repair company.

He is also survived by his children, Laura (Eddy) Hernandez and David (Judy) Wilson; his grandchildren, Jack Wilson and Sam Wilson; and his brothers, John (Marcy) Wilson and David (Mary) Wilson. He was preceded in death by his sister, Betty Wilson.

A funeral service was held March 5 at Hitzeman Funeral Home in Brookfield, followed by interment at Chapel Hill Gardens West Cemetery in Oakbrook Terrace.