Wenting Charles Hilkey went to see the Lord on April 19, 2011. He was born on December 16, 1922, to Margaret and John Hilkey.

Wenting was a World War II veteran, and a seargent in the Army. He worked at Cascade Wood Products as a millwright for 25 years. He volunteered at Gloria Dei Lutheran Food Bank after retiring from the mill.

He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and long rides in the country.

Wenting is survived by his beloved wife of 47 years, Phyllis; one son; three daughters; one brother; one sister; two brothers-in-law; three sisters-in-law; 13 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one son; one brother; one sister; and two grandchildren.

We all love you and will see you soon.