Richard Wilkening, 77

A Memorial Service for Richard Wilkening, 77, of Boone, IA formerly of Perry, will be 10:00 a.m. Monday, October 16, 2017, at Augustana Lutheran Church, 309 South Greene Street, Boone, IA with Rev. Dan Solomon officiating. Burial will be at Linwood Park Cemetery, Boone, IA with Military Honors. A visitation with the family present to greet friends will be Sunday, October 15, 2017, at Schroeder-Stark-Welin Funeral Home, 609 7th Street, Boone, IA from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Memorials are suggested to the ALS Chapter of Iowa or the Paralyzed Veterans of America. Casual attire is requested by the family.

He is survived by his wife Linda Wilkening, of Boone, IA; his children: Todd (Tammy) Wilkening, of Fountain Hills, AZ, Jeff (Monica) Wilkening, of Boone, IA, and Steve (Michelle) Wilkening, of Perry, IA; 7 grandchildren: Colton, Brock, Spencer, Halle, Nicholas, Zachary, and Noah; 1 great granddaughter, Sophia; his sister, Adele Smith, of Des Moines, IA; his brothers: Denny (Marie) Wilkening, of State Center, IA, and Jerry Wilkening, of Ankeny, IA; sisters-in-law: Pat Wilkening, of State Center, IA, and Janet Burns, of Grinnell, IA; other relatives and friends.

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