OBITUARY

Albert Lee Russell Wunderlich

January 11, 1954April 9, 2019
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Albert Lee Russell Wunderlich, 65, of Columbia, IL., born January 11, 1954 in Fort Riley, KS., passed away Tuesday, April 9, 2019 in St. Louis, MO. Albert Lee joined Boy Scouts at an early age and after many years of hard work and dedication, earned his Eagle Scout. He was a brewer at Anheuser-Busch. He was a member of Murray State Sigma Phi, Teamsters Brewers and Malters Local #6 and Columbia Sportsman’s Club. He enjoyed fishing, golfing, woodworking and baseball. Mostly, he enjoyed spending time with his grandkids. Albert Lee was born to Albert Russell Wunderlich and Emma Lee Wunderlich (nee Triefenbach) and they both survive. Albert Lee married Yvonne O'Brien (nee Havrilla) on May 13, 2000. Those left to cherish his memory include his wife, Yvonne; sons, Matthew (Shelley) Wunderlich and Michael (Kelly Gazaway) O’Brien; daughter, Carrie (Justin) Brown; grandchildren, Nicholas, Thomas, Emma and Ella; parents, Albert Wunderlich and Emma Lee Wunderlich; brothers, Mark (Rita) Wunderlich and John Wunderlich; sister, MaryAnn (Jim) Rafferty; nephews, Michael Wunderlich, James (Annie) Rafferty and Brian Rafferty; niece, Rachel Wunderlich; father-in-law‘s, Les Goodman and Frank Havrilla and many cousins and friends. He will be missed by all who knew him. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Siteman Cancer Center. Additional condolences may be offered online at ValhallaGardensandFuneralHome.com Visitation: Friends may call from 4 p.m. 8 p.m., Friday, April 12, 2019 at Valhalla Gaerdner Holten Funeral Home, 3412 Frank Scott Parkway West, Belleville, IL. 62223. Funeral: Services will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, April 13, 2019 at Valhalla Gaerdner Holten Funeral Home, 3412 Frank Scott Parkway West, Belleville, IL. 62223. Interment will immediately follow at Valhalla Gardens of Memory.

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  • Siteman Cancer Center

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  • Visitation Friday, April 12, 2019
  • Funeral Service Saturday, April 13, 2019
REMEMBERING

Albert Lee Russell Wunderlich

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John Fanetti

April 12, 2019

One of nicest person I ever worked with. All around guy. He will truly be missed.

Bob and Joyce Dintelmann

April 12, 2019

We send our deepest sympathy to all the family especially to Al, Emma Lee and John whom we have known a long time. Joyce and Bob Dintelmann.

Robin Haynes

April 11, 2019

Tom and I am so sorry to hear about Al. He was a wonderful friend when Tommy was in scouts with Matt. The boys loved everything they did at their house and with the scouts to promote the den and our boys. Love, hugs, and prayers to all.
Robin and Tom Haynes

Rik Holeman

April 11, 2019

I hadn't seen Al in many years but always remembered him as a wonderful person. My condolences to his family.

Judy Turner

April 11, 2019

My condolences to the family. May your memories keep you strong! I’ll always remember Al keeping his post by the pool in the cabana, the new year eve Tripoly parties we shared and his warm smile! Rest In Peace Al!

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