James Michael Wilson, of Akron, age 68, peacefully transformed into the force Feb. 1. He was a proud mechanic, Marine, and Star Wars fan. He will always be remembered by his children Jaime (Richard) Herwick, Patrick, Josie, and Joel; grandchildren, Kallie Rexroat and Dionte Wilson; a host of beloved siblings, nieces, nephews and friends. Jim was preceded in death by his mother Mae (Kirby) Wilson; brothers, Eric and Tom. Per his wishes, cremation has taken place. The family asks for donations to be made in Jim’s memory to Summit Metro Parks Foundation. Condolences can be shared with the family online at www.heritagecremationsociety.com. Heritage Cremation Society 330-564-1213.