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Wilbert W. Juelfs

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
Donor's Choice

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

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A Spathiphyllum was ordered on December 18, 2017

Expression of Sympathy Dec 18 2017 12:00 AM

Please accept our sincere sympathies. Even though I haven't seen Wilbert since I was a kid staying at the farm along the bluff, I just wanted to let you know how deeply sorry I am for your loss.

Nancy Hooten Rogers and Brian Rogers Dec 18 2017 12:00 AM

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A Spathiphyllum was sent on December 17, 2017

Brother, Brother in law and Uncle From Charles Juelfs Family

Expression of Sympathy Dec 17 2017 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear of Wilbert's passing. Sorry we can't be there as we are in Texas, but are thinking of you and your family. You have our sincere condolences.

Donald and Betty Fausz Dec 16 2017 12:00 AM

Dear Delrose and Family,
My thoughts and prayers are with you during this sorrowful time. Wilbert was such a kind and friendly person and a family man. May God give you strength in the upcoming days. God Bless you, Delrose. You are one special person. With Christian Love, Fran Axley

Frances Axley Dec 16 2017 12:00 AM

My deepest sympathy at this difficult time. Cherish all the special memories and may they be an added comfort to you in the coming days. Christian love, Betty Henry

Betty Henry, Cape Camping and RV Park Dec 16 2017 12:00 AM