January 9, 1943 – November 4, 2013
Burial Date November 17, 2013
Obituaries » WAYNE C. WILDER
WILDER, WAYNE CALVIN “UNKIE,” 70, of Worcester, died November 4 at Central Vermont Medical Center, of complications from a stroke. He was born Jan. 9, 1943, at Heaton Hospital in Montpelier, the son of Lila (Avery) and Walter Wilder. He attended school in Worcester and went to high school in Montpelier. He was a self-employed logger/contractor and later worked for the town of Worcester for several years. He also worked for the town of Middlesex, retiring in 2009. In retirement, he returned to the woods, logging and cutting firewood. He enjoyed hunting and fishing, and morning coffee. Survivors include his children, Sheila McAllister, of Middlesex, Duane Wilder, of Berlin, April Farnham, of Plainfield, Wendy Lafirira, of East Calais, and Dorinda Wilder, of Waitsfield; two sisters, Patricia Bador and Janet Pollard, both of Worcester; and grandchildren, great-grandchildren, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by his parents and a brother, David Wilder. There are no calling hours. A celebration of his life will be held Nov. 17, 2013, at 11am at the Worcester Town Hall. A spring burial will be scheduled at a later date.