Eric J. Wilden - 40
11/5/1977 - 9/5/2018
Eric J. Wilden, age 40 of Camanche, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, September 5, 2018 at Mercy Medical Center North. A Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 AM on Friday, September 7th at Prince of Peace Parish. Visitation will be from 9:30 AM until 10:30 AM Friday at the church. Burial will be in St. Boniface Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Prince of Peace Parish Hall. The Pape Funeral Home is assisting the family.
Eric was born in Clinton on November 5, 1977, the son of Raymond and Suzanne (Leonard) Wilden. He graduated from Clinton High School and attended the Graphic Arts Program at Clinton Community College. He had been employed with K-Mart and was currently employed at Prince of Peace. Eric enjoyed stamp collecting, fishing, going to garage sales, watching sports, following the Hawkeye’s and decorating their yard for Easter, Halloween and Christmas.
Eric is survived by his parents, Ray and Susie Wilden of Camanche; six brothers and sisters; Ray (June) Wilden, Jr. of Clinton, Tony (Kathy) Wilden of Rock Island, Tammy (Mark) Petheram of West Des Moines, Cindy Wilden of Clinton, Brian Wilden of O’Fallon, MO and Randy (Sherry) Wilden of Gardner, KS; seven nieces and nephews and many aunts, uncles, and cousins. He was preceded in death by his grandparents.
Visitation will be from 9:30 AM until 10:30 AM Friday at the church.
A Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 AM on Friday, September 7th at Prince of Peace Parish.