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Glenn G. Wilder

August 19, 1941 ~ October 7, 2019 (age 78)

Glenn G. Wilder, 78, of Decatur, IN, passed away on Monday, October 7, 2019, at Adams Heritage. He was born on August 19, 1941, the son of the late Arthur B. and Helen I. (Tricker) Wilder. On March 10, 2014, he married Debra A. Minck.

He was a parishioner of St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church. He was a member of the Decatur Moose Lodge 1311, Decatur Elks Lodge 993, and the Sons of the American Legion Post 43. Glenn worked for G.E., retiring after 35 years of service. 

Glenn is survived by his wife, Debra A. Wilder of Decatur; 2 sons, Ronald A. (Cindy) Wilder of Monroe and Philip G. (Abby) Wilder of Decatur; 3 daughters, Linda L. (Jeffrey) Yoder of Decatur, Carla J. (Scott) Wilson of Quincy, MI, and Janet K. (Douglas) Bradtmueller of Hoagland; 2 step sons, John M. (Katji) Minck and Scott A. (Anita) Minck both of Cecil, OH; 4 brothers, Arthur Wilder, James (Jean) Wilder, David (Deb) Wilder and Paul (Janet) Wilder; 2 sisters, Louise Hoffman and Lynnette (Larry) McChessney; 2 sisters-in-law, Ruth Wilder and Ruthy Wilder both of Decatur; 10 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren, 4 step grandchildren, 1 step great grandchild.

He was preceded in death by 2 brothers, Joseph and Edward Wilder; 3 sisters, Charlene White, Rosalie Homan, and Jeanine Rue.

Visitation will be from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at Haggard-Sefton-Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home, with a reciting of the Holy Rosary at 3:30 p.m.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 10, 2019 at St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church, with calling prior from 9:00 – 10:00 a.m. in the St. Mary’s Parish Hall. Father David Ruppert will be the celebrant.

Memorials may be made to Adams Heritage.

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