Floral 09

Wylma M. Wachtel

April 30, 1936 ~ October 10, 2020 (age 84)


Wylma M. Wachtel, nee Huntington, 84, of Hecker, IL, died October 10, 2020,  surrounded by her daughters and husband, in Hecker, IL. She was born April 30, 1936, in Kansas City, KS.

She is survived by her husband Delmar A. Wachtel; children Cathi (Brian) Schmieg and Janet (Bob) Hayes; grandchildren Cody (Justin) Rohlfing, Autumn (Nate Ruebke) Gleich, Jonathon (Jess) Hayes, Tyler (fiance Kayla) Hayes, and Matthew Hayes; great grandchildren Trey Rohlfing, Breck Rohlfing, and Oaklee Ruebke; and one surviving brother Robert Huntington of Jefferson, CO.

Wylma is preceded in death by her parents Roy & Beulah (nee Carr) Huntington; brothers and sister Leroy Huntington, Virgil H. Huntington, Lindy Huntington, Charles Huntington, Darrel Huntington, Boyd Huntington, and Darlene Thomas; and son-in-law Mikel Gleich.

She was a member of St. Augustine of Canterbury Church - Hecker, IL, Blessed Virgin Alter Sodality, St. Augustines Quilters, past officer of Sodality, past Extraordinary Minister of Church, St. Augustine's Church Choir, Hecker Community Center for many years, and Stand Chairman of Kirchenfest and indoor bingo. Her life was dedicated to her family and her community of Hecker. Her grandchildren and great grandchildren were her world.

As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to: 
St. Augustine Church - Hecker, IL
or Masses

4 PM to 8 PM Wednesday, October 14, 2020 at Quernheim Funeral Home
8 AM until 9:15 AM Thursday at Quernheim Funeral Home

Funeral Mass:
10 AM Thursday, October 15, 2020 at St. Augustine of Canterbury Church in Hecker, IL
Father Linus Umoren C.M. 
Interment at St. Augustine Cemetery in Hecker, IL

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October 14, 2020

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Quernheim Funeral Home
800 S. Market Street
Waterloo, IL 62298

October 15, 2020

8:00 AM to 9:15 AM
Quernheim Funeral Home
800 S. Market Street
Waterloo, IL 62298

Funeral Mass
October 15, 2020

10:00 AM
St. Augustine of Canterbury Church (Hecker, St. Augustine Cemetery)

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