Richard J. ‘Taco’ Wilke
Richard J. “Taco” Wilke, 62, Bancroft, died unexpectedly Tuesday, April 5, 2016, at his home.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 10, in the Stahl Funeral Home in Plainfield. Burial with full military honors will be in the Plainfield Cemetery.
Visitation will be at the funeral home from noon Sunday until the services.
Condolences may be offered online at
Mr. Wilke was born June 8, 1953, in Chicago, Ill., a son of the
late Richard C. and Mary Ann R. (Ringelstein) Wilke.
He served in the U.S. Army.
He owned and operated J&R Flooring of Plainfield for many
Survivors include five children, Joshua J. Wilke,
Plainfield, Jennifer Schaefer and Melissa Boyd, both of Janesville, Colleen
Degand, Meadville, Pa., and Sarah Degand, Surprise, Ariz.; one brother, Paul
(Terri) Wilke, Corona, Calif.; two sisters, Theresa (John) Antman, Vista, Calif.,
and Mary (Al) Oregon, Ogden, Utah; five grandchildren; and his daughter-in-law,
Lindsey Weber, Plainfield.