Stanley E. "Steamer" Wild, 74, of Waterloo, IL, died May 30, 2017, in Belleville, IL. He was born June 13, 1942, in Madonnaville, IL.
He is survived by his wife Betty Wild; daughter Rhonda (Kerry) May; grandsons Douglas May & Greg (Christina) May; brother Kenneth (Betty) Wild; god child Annette (Ray) Fausz; loving pal and buddy "Hopper"; nieces; nephews; cousins; and friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents Emil P. and Leona K. nee Mueller Wild; step mother Rosalie Wild; father-in-law & mother-in-law Ervin & Leonora Rubemeyer; brothers Milton, Charles, & Donald Wild; sisters-in-law Alberta Wild & Anita Wild; and brother-in-law Robert Rubemeyer.
Stanley was a member of St. Paul United Church of Christ - Waterloo, IL, St. Paul UCC Men's Group, building committee, & grounds committee, on the board of the Kolmer Memorial Cemetery, Gateway Two Cylinder Tractors Club, several card clubs. He was working part time for A-Strong Trucking and Baxmeyer Construction Co.. He was retired as an owner-operator with Beelman Trucking.
As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to:
St. Paul UCC - Building Fund
St. Paul UCC - Family Emergency Fund
2 PM to 8 PM Thursday, June 1, 2017 at Quernheim Funeral Home
9 AM until time of service Friday St. Paul United Church of Christ
10 AM Friday, June 2, 2017 at St. Paul United Church of Christ in Waterloo, IL
Pastor James Watson officiating
Interment at Kolmer Memorial Cemetery in Waterloo, IL