Arling Vincent Wild, 91, Brookfield, former longtime New Boston resident, died Friday, May 10, 201 at Boone Hospital, Columbia
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 18, 2013, at Delaney Funeral Home, Marceline with Rev. Brian Baker, officiating. Visitation will be held Saturday from 11 a.m. until time of services at the funeral home in Marceline. Burial will be held at noon Monday, May 20, 2013, at Lutheran Concordia Cemetery, St. Louis.
Arling was born October 10, 1921, in New Boston son of John and Myrl (Nelson) Wild. He married Elizabeth Theresa Dietrich on December 27, 1980.
Arling was a cattle farmer and a Baptist and had lived in Brookfield the past five years.A
Survivors include his wife, Elizabeth (Theresa) Wild, of the home in Brookfield; step-daughter, Arlene Koly and John, St. Louis; seven step-grandchildren, Michael Koly and Diep, Mary Gira and Joe, Steve Koly and Patti, Nora McMorrow and Brian, Paul Yazdi and Tammy, Susan Pollak and John, and Tod Yazdi and Sherry; 20 step-great-grandchildren; son-in-law, Ata Yazdi, St. Louis; sister-in-law, Laverne Ball, Marceline; and four nieces, Linda, Karen, Cheryl and Pat.
He was preceded in death by his parents; step-daughter, Geraldine Yazdi, and two brothers, John and Francis.