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Wilfred J. "Willie" Sikkema - 81

5/29/1938 - 5/9/2020

Fulton, IL


     Wilfred (Willie) Jay Sikkema, age 81 of Fulton passed away due to complications of Covid-19 on Saturday May 9, 2020 at MercyOne Hospital in Clinton. A small private family service will be Wednesday May 13th at the Pape Funeral Home.  Graveside services will be at the Fulton Township Cemetery.  Online condolences may be left at


     Willie was born on May 29, 1938 to George and Alice (Meinsema) Sikkema in Morrison, Illinois. Willie held many jobs throughout the years, and finished his working career at Iowa American Water Company in Clinton.  Willie was a good Christian man with a good heart and a warm smile. He loved his children and his grandchildren.


     Willie was preceded in death by his parents, and is survived by his siblings Arnie Sikkema of Morrison IL, Ruth (Sikkema) Perdue of Lanark IL, Judy (Sikkema) Holesinger of Fulton IL and his children William (Willy) Sikkema of Hutto TX, Richard (Dick) Sikkema of Leander TX, Cheryl Sikkema of Leander TX and the grandchildren: Ryan Sikkema, Wesley Sikkema, Kristin (Sikkema) Havens, Kevin Sikkema, Margret Smith, Erik Sikkema and Kyle Sikkema; and his greatgrandchildren.





11:00 AM Wednesday, May 13, 2020 at the Pape Funeral Home.

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