Obituary: Wilder, Paul E.
WILDER, Paul E.
Paul E. Wilder, born March 17, 1943 passed into the presence of his Lord Jesus on Friday, July 13, 2012
Born in Wisconsin, and raised in Illinois, Paul went to high school and Bible school in Three Hill, Alberta. Canada. He worked for about 20 years in Sao Paulo, Brazil as a printer and missionary. There he met his wife, Sandra and her two daughters, Layla Wilder and Rachel Wilder, whom he adopted and raised as his own. The couple went on to have three more children; Deborah Bailey, Sharon Wilder and David Wilder. David has a newborn baby, Michael.
Paul has worked about 20 years as a mail carrier in the Tekoa, Tensed area. He loved serving “his people.”
He is survived by his mother, Rosella Wilder, five brothers, four sisters, and seven cousins whom he counted as siblings since his parents raised them after the death of their parents.
There will be a memorial service for Paul on Saturday, July 28 at 3:00 p.m. at the Tekoa Community Church, Tekoa, WA with a potluck for family and friends following.