Wade ?Jerry? Wilder, 70, of Mineral, formerly of Woodbridge, passed away Friday, November 23, 2007 at Mary Washington Hospital in Fredericksburg.
Jerry was born January 11, 1937 in Pineville, KY to the late Mack H. Wilder and Pauline S. Wilder.
Jerry served his country in the United States Navy. He was a member of Mineral Baptist Church where he served as an usher. He was a retired inspector for Mary Washington University and was a construction superintendent for many construction companies in Northern Virginia.
Survivors include his wife Nancy of 49 ½ years, a son: Roger Wilder and wife Amanda of Bealton; daughter-in-law; Melissa Wilder of Fredericksburg; two brothers: William J. Wilder and wife Patty of Cattlett; Mack H. Wilder and wife Kay of Burke; three grandsons: Ryan Wilder and A.J. Wilder of Fredericksburg, and Eli Wilder of Bealton; numerous nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by a son: Bill Wilder.
A funeral service will be held at Noon Tuesday, November 27, 2007 at Mineral Baptist Church with Rev. Michael Durham officiating. Burial will follow at Mineral Baptist Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 7-9 PM Monday, November 26, 2007 at Mineral Baptist Church, 51 Louisa Ave., Mineral, VA 23117.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Mineral Baptist Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 447, Mineral, VA 23117.
Online guestbook at www.woodwardfuneral.com