Terry Lee Wilder
Terry Lee Wilder, 78, of St. Joseph passed away on June 6, 2019, at his home.
A gathering celebrating Terry’s life will be held from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, June 13, at Starks & Menchinger Chapel, 2650 Niles Road, St. Joseph. Memorial donations may be made to Caring Circle or St. Joseph Lincoln Senior Center. Those wishing to sign Terry’s memory book may do so at www.starks-menchinger.com.
Terry was born Feb. 7, 1941, to Charles and Eleanor (Rock) Wilder in Benton Harbor. He graduated from Saginaw Lutheran High School. Terry married Connie Bean in 1978, at the First Presbyterian Church in Benton Harbor. He worked for Whirlpool Corporation and retired after 38 years. Terry was an avid golfer even after retirement, working at many local golf courses. He also loved to entertain friends and family as a master magician. Terry’s favorite times were spent with family and friends.
Terry is survived by his wife, Connie; daughter, Kimberly (Scott) Balser; son, Jamie Pascoe; and daughter, Michaelene (Vince) Hultman; brothers, Jon Wilder, Chuck Wilder and Kim Wilder; grandchildren: Brittnay, Ashley, Rachel, Jessica and Daniel; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Eleanor Wilder; his son, Mickey Wilder; brothers, Mark Wilder and Daniel Wilder; and sister, Linda Wilder.