A funeral service was held April 7, 2015 at St. John Fisher Catholic Church, Portland, Ore. for Robert T. Wilhelmi, 92, of Portland, Ore.
Posted on 4/17/15
He died March 27, 2015 at 92 in Portland, Ore.
Robert T. Wilhelmi, son of John S. and Anna (Resch) Wilhelmi was born March 7, 1923 in Nekoma. He attended Nekoma Grade School and graduated from Nekoma High School in 1941. He farmed with his father in the Nekoma area for many years before moving to Portland, Ore. in 1950. He retired from Garrett Freightliner in 1985. He was a member of St. John Fisher Catholic Church for 34 years. He did volunteer work for St. Vincent DePaul Society and was a Gallon Club Blood Donor for the Red Cross. He loved ballroom dancing, camping and traveling, and enjoyed working in his yard and flower garden.
Robert is survived by sisters-in-laws Mary Ann (Bachman) Wilhelmi, Ilia Mae (Loff) Wilhelmi, and Linda Wilhelmi and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his brothers and sisters: Tony, Betty Dreher, Barbara Brown, Walter, Victor, Conrad, Cyril and Richard and half-brothers and half-sisters: Margaret Fetsch, Joe, Bill, Eva Schill, and Edward.
Wilhelm’s Portland Memorial Funeral Home of Portland, Ore. was in charge of arrangements.