Wilbert Neislein

Tuesday, June 1, 2010

PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Wilbert M. "Wib" Neislein of Perryville died Sunday, May 30, 2010, at his residence. He was 85.

He was born Jan. 26, 1925, in Sedgewickville, Mo., son of the late Frank B. and Matilda H. Tuschhoff Neislein. He and Barbara Joy were married July 28, 1951. She survives in Perryville.

Other survivors include a son, Frank L. Neislein of Perryville; four grandchildren, Timothy, David, Laura and Gregory Neislein; and three nephews, Calvin, Melvin and Richard Neislein.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Waldo.

Mr. Neislein was a farmer. He was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Perryville.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today and from 6:30 to 8:15 a.m. Wednesday at Young and Sons Funeral Home in Perryville.

He will then be taken to Immanuel Lutheran Church for service at 10 a.m., with the Rev. Thomas Handrick officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Memorials are preferred to Immanuel Lutheran Church or Southeast Hospice.