Wilmer Fredrick Achilles.
Obituary, Northern Wyoming Daily News,
Wilmer was born October 9, 1923 at
He graduated from
Wilmer volunteered for the Army Air Force in 1943, receiving a year of military schooling at various bases in the
Upon returning home in 1946, he married his high school sweetheart, Eleanor Pike of Mt. Hope.
Wilmer's working career started with one of the first grocery store-service station combination in
He moved his family to Worland in 1957 to open Fair Deal Furniture. In 1970, he purchased The Shoppe in Worland which he operated until retirement in 1986.
Wilmer was a member of the
His hobbies included bowling, golfing, camping, fishing and RV'ing. He also enjoyed traveling many places in the
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Bruce and Leland; and sisters, Gertrude Achilles and Ruby Rogers.
Wilmer is survived by his wife, Eleanor, one daughter, Constance (Robert) Sweeney of Kemmerer; granddaughter, Lara Sweeney of
A memorial service was held March 20 at Sunset Vista Mortuary in
Graveside services will be held in Ten Sleep at a later date.
Memorials may be sent to your local hospice or charity of your choice.