Wendell L. Wilcox, 88, of Cattaraugus entered into rest March 10, 2018
He was born January 19, 1930 in Richfield, WI to the late Homer and Esther Wilcox.
Wendell served in the United States Army during WWII, then started working for Setter Stix retiring in 1996 after 43 years. He also ran a dairy farm for 14 years while working for Setter Stix.
Wendell was a member of Roberts Memorial Free Methodist Church, International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, AFL-CIO Local Lodge #2495 and past president of WNY Jersey Cattle Club.
Loving husband to Esther (Warner) for almost 68 years; cherished father to Jeffery (Brenda), Duane (Dawn), Terry (Pamela), Robin (Patti) and James (Cathy); grandfather to 16, great grandfather to 24 and great great grandfather to one also survived by several nieces and nephews.
Wendell was pre deceased by a son Kenneth, his sisters Joy Lamey and Gail Wilcox; two brothers David and Carroll “Doc” Wilcox.
Relatives and friends may visit Roberts Memorial Free Methodist Church 111 South St. Cattaraugus Wednesday from 1PM to 3PM with a funeral service to immediately follow. Pastor Mike Jones will be officiating.
Interment will be in Liberty Park Cemetery at a later date.
Memorials may be made to Cattaraugus Ambulance in Wendells name.
Arrangements entrusted to DiStasio Funeral Home, Cattaraugus.