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 Paul W Wilken

Paul W Wilken

Streator, LaSalle County, Illinois, USA
Death 7 Feb 2004 (aged 41)
Streator, LaSalle County, Illinois, USA
Burial Streator, LaSalle County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 34386418 · View Source
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Paul William Wilken, 41, of 1586 E. 16th Rd., died at 2:58 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 7, 2004, at St. Mary's Hospital.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Erven Avenue Baptist Church. The Rev. Donald Evans and Andy Urbanec will officiate.

Burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park.

Pallbearers will be sons, Joshua, Lawrence and Luke Wilken; a brother, Gary Wilken; and brothers-in-law, Tom and Randy Parcher and Dominic Fidely.

Honorary pallbearers will be Hannah, Molique, Danny and Clayton William Parcher; Raymond and Bob Swiskoski (Parcher); Dave Smith and Matthew Weaver.

Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Tuesday at Winterrowd-Hagi Funeral Home.

Born March 3, 1962, in Streator, he was the son of William and Carol (Willey) Wilken. He married Kimberly Parcher on April 14, 1984, in Streator. She survives.

Also surviving are sons, Joshua Paul Wilken of Sullivan, Molique Butler and Lawrence and Luke Wilken, all of Streator; a daughter, Hannah Wilken of Streator; his mother, Carol Yedinak of Streator; brother, Gary (Kathy) Wilken of Streator; and in-laws, Clayton and Joyce Parcher.

He was preceded in death by his father; stepfather, Edward Yedinak; sister, Linda Blumenshine, and sister, Karen, in infancy.

He graduated from Streator High School in 1980. He served in the National Guard and was employed at Bill Walsh Automotive. He was a member of Erven Avenue Baptist Church; NRA (National Rifle Association), Pope and Young Club, Illinois Big Buck, and North American Hunting Association.

Memorials may be directed to his children's Educational Fund.





  • Created by: Timothy M. Coplin
  • Added: 3 Mar 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 34386418
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Paul W Wilken (3 Mar 1962–7 Feb 2004), Find A Grave Memorial no. 34386418, citing Hillcrest Memorial Park, Streator, LaSalle County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Timothy M. Coplin (contributor 47065686) .