Cover photo for William "Dean" Wigger's Obituary
William "Dean" Wigger Profile Photo
1954 William "Dean" Wigger 2024

William "Dean" Wigger

April 21, 1954 — February 26, 2024

Eldorado, OH

William “Dean” Wigger, age 69, of Eldorado passed away on Monday, February 26, 2024 at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton.  He was born April 21, 1954 in Richmond, IN to the late Donald E. and Mary Helen Wigger.  Dean was a 1972 graduate of National Trail High School.  He retired as a Quality Supervisor in 2009 from Parker-Hannifin Corporation.  He ran the Whispering Christmas Display at Fort St. Clair for over 30 years; was the groundskeeper at the Preble County Fairgrounds for several years; and enjoyed helping his brother Joe farm.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter Christy Wigger; sister Billie Sue Reed; brother Virgil E. “Bud” Wigger; and mother-in-law and father-in-law Evelyn and Richard Sauerland.  He is survived by his wife of 8 years, Robin Wigger of Eldorado; daughter Deanna (Justin) Stevens of Greenville; stepson Wayne (Sara) Huffman of New Paris; stepdaughter Alicia (Joe) Brockman of Murfreesboro, TN; grandchildren: Alix, Lilli, Airy Joe, Gentry, Coltin and Rhett; sister Donna Galdeen of Middletown; brothers Joe Wigger of Eldorado and Donald E. “Sparky” (Betsy) Wigger of Englewood; sisters-in-law Pat Wigger of Kansas City, MO; and several nieces and nephews.  Visitation will be held on Friday, March 1, 2024 from 3:00 pm until time of funeral service at 6:00 pm at the Gard Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 226 W. Main Street, Eaton, OH with Pastor Kenneth Stewart officiating.  Memorial contributions may be sent to Wares Chapel United Methodist Church or the Monroe Township Food Bank.  Online condolences and other remembrances may be sent to the family by visiting www.gardfuneralhome.com.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of William "Dean" Wigger, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Friday, March 1, 2024

3:00 - 6:00 pm (Eastern time)

Gard Funeral Home - Eaton

226 West Main Street, Eaton, OH 45320

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Friday, March 1, 2024

Starts at 6:00 pm (Eastern time)

Gard Funeral Home - Eaton

226 West Main Street, Eaton, OH 45320

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 3609

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree