ST. CHARLES – Harold D. Wibben of St. Charles passed away Oct. 4, 2013, at home surrounded by family and loved ones. Harold was born, Jan. 25, 1930, in Yankton, S.D., into a family of 11 children.|
He served in the Army as a master sergeant during the Korean Conflict. He was a union sheetmetal worker for 14 years until he opened his own business, Wibben Locksmith, serving the Fox Valley into the summer of 2013. He married Irene Crump on May 23, 1954, in Sioux Falls, S. D.
He is survived by his loving wife, Irene; daughter, DeAnn Miller (Ted McLaughin), and son, Dean Wibben (Fla); sisters, Adeline Jans and Lois Fystro; and many loving nieces and nephews, grandchildren and great-grandchildren, as well as numerous friends.
Visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday Oct. 10, at Yurs Funeral Home, 405 E. Main St., St. Charles. Memorial service is Friday, Oct. 11, at Bethlehem Lutheran, 1145 Fifth Ave, St. Charles. Visitation is at 10 a.m. in the overflow room, then a service is at 11 a.m., followed by a luncheon at the church.
To leave an online condolence or remembrance to the family, visit the funeral homes' obituary page at www.yursfuneralhomes.com. For more information, please call Yurs Funeral Home of St. Charles at 630-584-0060 or like us on Facebook.
Published in Kane County Chronicle on Oct. 8, 2013