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Wilston King

November 17, 1925 ~ November 16, 2017 (age 91)

Wilston (Willie) King November 17, 1925 – November 16, 2017

Willie King was a lifelong resident of Cambridge. He was the son of the late Charles and Carmine (Gamble) King. He predeceased his late wife Marquise (Jordan) King and his youngest daughter Julie King.

Willie is survived by his sister Kathleen Dunn.  He was predeceased by his sisters, Grenetta Williams and Helene Matthews, and brothers Charles King and Paul Arnold King.

He is survived by his children, Lorna King Peterson and husband Robert Peterson, Charles L. King, and Marla King and her partner.  Grandfather of Shantel King, Charles King, Jajuan King and Laketia King.  He has 5 great grandchildren and is also survived by a plethora of nieces, nephews and cousins. 

Willie is survived by his longtime companion Lorraine Wade and her children Ralph Wade and Doreen Wade.  

Willie enjoyed music, the theater and baseball, especially little league. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Willie’s name to NCLBL,  Checks can be made payable to North Cambridge Little Baseball League (NCLBL) c/o Peter McCann, President 28 Clarendon Street, No. Cambridge, Mass 02140.   

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Willie’s visiting hours on Friday, from 3:00 pm. to 4:30 pm. in the A.J. Spears Funeral Home, 124 Western Ave, Cambridge, 02139


 Service Information

Celebration of Life
November 24, 2017

3:00 PM
A. J. Spears Funeral Home
124 Western Ave
Cambridge, MA 02139

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