Born: November 20, 1959 - Deceased: July 20, 2023
David C. Wildermuth, 63, of Fairview Heights, IL, born Friday, November 20, 1959, in East St. Louis, IL, passed away Thursday, July 20, 2023 at his residence in Fairview Heights, IL.
David worked as a Laborer for 30 years with the Fairview Heights Street Dept. and also gave 37 years with the Fairview Caseyville Township Fire Protection District. He was the Commander of the Col. Friedrich K. Hecker Camp #443 (SUVCW). Member of Fairview Heights Homecoming Association, and received the Dr. Benjamin Stephenson Gravesite Memorial Plaza Meritorious Service Award for the Benjamin Stephenson Memorial Plaza.
He was preceded in death by his:
- Parents, Harry P. and Patricia, nee Waite, Wildermuth Jr.
- Sister, Deborah Price
- Grandparents, Clarence & Nellie Waite
Surviving are his:
- Wife of 36 years, Sheila R., nee Wisniewski, Wildermuth of Fairview Heights, IL
- Son, Eddie (Lyndsey Jones) Wildermuth of Arlington, TX
- Daughter, Rachel Wildermuth of Fairview Heights, IL
- Father & Mother-in-law, Ray (Nancy) Wisniewski of Largo, FL
- Brothers and Sisters-in-law:
- Gary (Sharon) Groom of Largo, FL
- Chester (Susie) Borkowski of Swansea, IL
- Uncle, Bob (Gerry) Wildermuth
- Brother, Harry P. Wildermuth III
- Aunt, Jeanie Hutter
- Extended family:
- Janet Bertelsman Jakob
- Fairview Fire Department Family
- Pontiac William Holliday Family
- Special friends, Jim (Sharon) Lyon
- Many loving nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews and many cousins
- Beloved dogs, Belle and Cru”Ella and grand dogs, Steener and Gallagher
Memorials: Memorials may be made to the Dr. Benjamin Stephenson Gravesite Memorial Plaza or Brett’s First Responders.
Funeral: Celebration of Life will be held at the Fairview Fire Department Engine House #1, 10045 Bunkum Road, Fairview Heights, IL on Saturday, July 29, 2023 at 10:00 am till 12:00 pm (Noon).