Wilbert W. Juelfs, 78, of Waterloo, IL, died December 15, 2017, in St. Louis, MO. He was born April 25, 1939, in Burksville, IL.
He is survived by his wife Delrose Juelfs (nee Voelker); children Carolyn (Scott) Valentine, Christina Juelfs, Arthur (Julie) Juelfs; granddaughter Kate Valentine; 3 brothers Arnold (Goldie) Juelfs, Ervin (Barb) Juelfs, Charles (Ellen) Juelfs; nieces; nephews; and cousins.
He is preceded in death by parents Arthur & Lydia (nee Dintelmann) Juelfs, step-father Alfred Bense, and brother Vernon Juelfs.
Wilbert was a member of Zion UCC - St. Joe, IL, American Legion Renault (past commander), US Army Veteran, retired lineman from Monroe County Electric, and he loved putting up his Christmas decorations.
He enjoyed spending time with his granddaughter Kate.
As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to:
Zion UCC Cemetery - St. Joe, IL
4 PM to 8 PM Tuesday, December 19, 2017 at Quernheim Funeral Home
10 AM Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at Zion United Church of Christ in St. Joe, IL
Pastor Nancy Spier-Lee officiating
Interment at Zion Cemetery in St. Joe, IL