Edgar W. Wilde, 84

Edgar W. Wilde of Cedarburg went home to heaven on Jan. 4, 2013, at the age of 84.

Edgar was born on March 11, 1928, in Mequon, the son of Rudolph and Irene (Nee Masch) Wilde, who both preceded him in death. Edgar was united in marriage to Nona (nee Schwanebeck) on June 4, 1955 at St. Johnís Ev. Lutheran Church in Pittsville. She preceded him in death.

Edgar worked in shipping and receiving at American Can Co. Edgar was a member of First Immanuel Lutheran Church and was also on the dirtball team. He enjoyed hunting, walking, gardening, canning and spending time with his children and grandchildren.

Edgar is survived by his children, Valerie (Dennis) Pieper, Keith (Melissa) Wilde, Wendy (Harvey) Wellhoefer, Charles (Kathy) Wilde and Doris (Warren) Price; sisters, Ruth Wegmann, Edna Schwanebeck and Janet Petersen. He is further survived by 20 grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Funeral services were held on Monday, Jan. 7, 2013, at 6 p.m. at First Immanuel Lutheran Church, Cedarburg. Interment was at Zur Ruhe Cemetery. Visitation was at the church on Monday from 3:30 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to any Lutheran school are appreciated.

Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory of Cedarburg is assisting the family. Online condolences may be sent by visiting www.muellerfuneralhome.com.