James “Jim” A. Wilber, Sr. 88, of Springfield, died at 7:10 am, Sunday, July 10, 2016 at Memorial Medical Center. He was born August 2, 1927 in Woodson, IL, to John and Grace McHorter Wilber and they preceded him in death. He married Connie Mastroddi on July 22, 1950 and she survives.
Also surviving are one daughter Pamela Meyer and one son, James Andy Wilber, both of Springfield and one granddaughter, Ashley Nicole Smith of Long Island, NY.
Jim was a US Air Force veteran. He retired after 46 ½ years with Pillsbury Mills and worked part time for Target after retirement. He was a member of P.O.L.K of A.
Visitation: 4-6 pm, Wednesday, July 13, 2016 at Staab Funeral Home in Springfield.
Graveside Service: 10 am, Thursday, July 14, 2016, at Camp Butler National Cemetery where Vaughn Beeman will officiate and military honors will be conducted.
Date: Wednesday, July 13, 2016
Time: 04:00 pm - 06:00 pm
Staab Funeral Home - Springfield
Date: Thursday, July 14, 2016
Time: 10:00 am
Camp Butler National Cemetery
Address:5063 Camp Butler Road, Springfield, IL, 62707
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Andy & Wilber family, Please accept my condolences on your loss of Jim. My thoughts are with you !
Andy and family. I am so sorry for your loss.Not thoughts. and prayers are work you
May God comfort you in your loss.
Andy, Pam and family, John and I are so sorry to hear about the loss of your dad. You are all in our thoughts and prayers. John and Cheryl Warren
"Now may the Lord of peace himself give you peace at all times and in every way. The Lord be with you all." 2: Thessalonians 3:14, NIV
Rose Connolly posted on 7/13/16
Rest In Peace~ Fair winds and following seas. Your service and sacrifice will always be remembered. ~ ✞ ~ Requiescat in pace Rose