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Wilma Brautigam

Wilma Brautigam

Wilma, nee Schuster, Brautigam, 86, of Marissa, IL, was born on October 16, 1935, and passed away on Sunday June 26, 2022. Mrs. Brautigam was a full-time mother and also worked in a nursing home.

She was preceded in death by her parents – Adam and Florence, nee Quathamer, Schuster, her first husband – Clyde Wiggand and her second husband – Henry Brautigam, a son – Gregory Wiggand, her brother – Leroy Schuster and two brothers-in-law – Doug Schlott and Raymond “Butch” Rodenberg.

She is survived by her children – Larrie Gene (Karla) Wiggand, Jennifer (Scott) Bussinger, Jayne (Rob) Corbin and Cathy (Wes) Adwell, two brothers – Harold Schuster and Karl Zidar, three sisters – Evelyn Rodenberg, Estella (Lonnie) Schuetz and Doris Schlott, seven grandchildren and five great grandchildren.

Condolences to the family may be expressed online at

Visitation: Friends may call at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL on Saturday, July 9, 2022, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and on Sunday, July 10, 2022, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Funeral: Services will be held at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL on Sunday, July 10, 2022, at 1:00 p.m.

Interment: Burial will be held at the St. Peter United Church of Christ Cemetery in Lenzburg, IL.

Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL is in charge of arrangements.

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