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Emily C. Wilson

January 15, 1981 - March 8, 2022

Emily C. Wilson Emily C. Wilson
    March 12, 2022 | 1:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M. Saturday
  • Yurs Funeral Home St. Charles
  • Funeral
  • March 13, 2022 | 3:00 P.M. Sunday
  • St. Marks Lutheran Church St. Charles

Emily Christine Andersen Wilson, 41, of St. Charles went to be with the Lord Tuesday, March 8, 2022. She was deeply loved by her husband and three children, as well as the greater St. Charles community.

The daughter of Donald Andersen and Kerri Kennard Andersen, Emily was born January 15, 1981 in Kalamazoo, Michigan. From the age of two, Emily was raised in Glen Ellyn, Illinois, where she graduated from Glenbard West High School in 1999.

Emily is survived by her husband, Dan, and three adoring children: Joseph (17), Evelyn (12), and Mitchell (6); her parents, Don and Kerri, two sisters, Margaret Spoelhof and Hannah (Heath) Salit, and grandmother, Katherine Andersen. Also survived by her mother-in-law, Cheryl Wilson, sister-in-law, Kelly (Ronnie) Barnett, brother-in-law, Casey (Taylor) Wilson. Emily was a loving aunt to Anders and Diederik Spoelhof, Isabelle and Mabel Barnett, and Charlie, Remi, and Wyatt Wilson.

Visitation will be held from 1:00 to 5:00 pm, Saturday, March 12 at Yurs Funeral Home in St. Charles. A memorial service of remembrance will follow on Sunday, March 13, 3:00 pm at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, 101 S. Sixth Avenue, St. Charles, IL, 60174.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Emily’s name to Delnor Cancer Center, 304 S. Randall Rd., Geneva, IL 60134; or Seasons Hospice, 2195 W. Diehl Rd., Naperville, IL 60563.


Mike Bargman from Geneva, IL

"We will always love you, Em. Will never forget all the fun times. Rest In Peace dear friend. I know you’re up there with Stuka and Gunner and everyone we all miss looking down watching over us. I promise to help Dan and the kids any way I can."

F&B Dept. Ritz-Carlton, Chicago from Chicago, IL

"Sending our deepest sympathy and caring wishes to you and your family, our prayers are with you."

PJ Sinopoli from Wheaton, IL

"Deepest sympathies to all whose lives were made richer by Emily’s presence in your lives. May your memories uplift you and bring comfort - and may the dear Lord keep her angelic presence close at your sides whenever your need inspiration, strength and comfort. Kerri, your Ackerman “family” is here for you always. 🙏🙏🙏"

Nancy And John Klaas from Lombard, IL

"Our deepest sympathy to you and your family. Kerri is part of our Ackerman group and Emily has been in our prayers."

Glenn & Kim Spears from Lynchburg, VA

"We offer our deepest sympathies to sweet Emily's family and many friends, and are confident in her faith."

Christine Hlinak from Glen Ellyn, IL

"Dance with the Lord, Emily❣️ So much heart felt emotion for ALL of your family. Prayers continue with love💖"

Pat HarteNaus from Glen Ellyn, IL

"Emily was truly an angel here on earth. Heaven glows now with her presence. Love and healing to the family."

Jan and Cindy Salit from Dallas, TX

"We are so very sorry to hear about Emily. Our hearts are broken for you; we send love and prayers that your memories of her will sustain you through this time."

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