David C. Wiswall ’50 died on December 19, 2017, in Wellesley, Massachusetts.
(The following was published in The Boston Globe on December 27, 2017:)
Wiswall, David C., 93, a lifelong resident of Wellesley, passed away on December 19, 2017. Beloved husband of the late Barbara (Gray) and the late Ruth (Worrick) Tillson. Father of Peter Wiswall of Natick and the late Steven Wiswall. Stepfather of Linda Coutts of Natick, Scott Tillson and wife Myrna of Antelope, CA, and Rick Tillson and wife Kerry of Windsor, VT. Brother of Nancy Erne of Wellesley and the late Mary Ann Collinson. Grandfather of Erin and her husband Luis Escandon, and Cody Wiswall, all of Denver, CO. Great grandfather of Sophia and Adrian Escandon of Denver, CO. He is survived as well by his step grandchildren, his step great grandchildren, many nieces and nephews and their respective families. Graduate of Wellesley High School and Bowdoin College. US Navy World War II veteran, serving as a “SeaBee” in the 130th construction battalion. Retired President of David C. Wiswall, Inc., a successful home building company, having built homes in the Wellesley area for over 40 years. David will always be remembered as a true individual, a devoted family man, and exceptional friend and a kind neighbor.