Kenneth A. Wild, 82, of Waterloo, Illinois, died October 23, 2022, in St. Louis, MO. He was born September 16, 1940, in E. St. Louis, IL.
He is survived by his wife Bernadette "Betty" A. Wild nee Van Eeckhoute; children Deborah (Paul) Crook and Janet Garza; grandchildren Andrea (Casey) Blanchard, Matthew Crook (fiance Ashley Newton), and Grant Garza; great grandchildren Wesley, Greycen, Macklynn, and Brantley; sisters-in-law Betty Wild; nieces; nephews; and cousins.
Kenneth is preceded in death by his parents Emil & Leona (nee Mueller) Wild; brothers Charles (Alberta) Wild, Donald Wild, Milton (Anita) Wild, and Stanley Wild.
He was a member of St. Paul United Church of Christ - Waterloo, Waterloo Sportsman's Club, Carpenter's Local #1997, Two Cylinder Club, and a United States Army Veteran.
As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to:
4 PM to 8 PM Monday, October 24, 2022 at Quernheim Funeral Home
9 AM until time of service Tuesday at St. Paul United Church of Christ
10 AM Tuesday, October 25, 2022 at St. Paul United Church of Christ in Waterloo, IL
Rev. Jeff McCarn officiating
Interment at Kolmer Memorial Cemetery in Waterloo, IL