Wilbur B. Brinkmann, 88, of Waterloo, IL, died August 5, 2021, in Waterloo, IL. He was born August 27, 1932, in Waterloo, IL.
He is survived by his children Sherry (Paul) Dundon, Laura Blodgett, & Andy (Judy) Brinkmann; grandchildren Brandy (Jason) Scott, Derek (Rebecca) Dundon, Matthew & Lauren Blodgett, Catie Brinkmann, & Laura (Peter) Krenz; great-grandchildren Gavin Scott, Kiera & Ryker Dunon, & Osker Krenz; sisters-in-law, brother-in-law, nieces, nephews, & cousins.
He is preceded in death by his wife Irma M. Brinkmann nee Butler; parents John and Catherine Brinkmann nee Korte; brothers Cletus "Cookie" Brinkmann and Paul Brinkmann Sr.; sister Esther Mehrtens; and son-in-law Dr. Jeffery Blodgett.
Wilbur was a member of SS Peter & Paul Church - Waterloo, United Steelworkers Local 11-6 - St. Louis, MO.
As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to:
Masses, SS Peter & Paul School, Hospice of Southern Illinois
2 PM to 6 PM Sunday, August 8, 2021 at Quernheim Funeral Home
8 AM until 9:30 AM Monday at Quernheim Funeral Home
10 AM Monday, August 9, 2021 at SS Peter & Paul Church in Waterloo, IL
Father Evaristus Akabueze officiating
Interment at SS Peter & Paul Cemetery in Waterloo, IL