Fred Wilcox

Fred Clayton Wilcox passed away peacefully, Tuesday May 2, 2023, at Wakonda Heritage Manor. Funeral Service will be held Friday May 5, 2023, at the United Methodist Church in Wakonda, SD beginning at 2:00PM with Visitation one hour prior. All are welcome to join the family immediately after the service for coffee and fellowship. Committal Service will be held at Mission Hill Cemetery at roughly 4:00PM.

Fred Wilcox was born May 26, 1927, to Fred H. and Wilma (Bates) Wilcox at Plankinton, SD. As a child, he moved with his family to Mission Hill, SD where he attended grades 1-8 at Welby Country School and Grade 9 at Mission Hill, SD. He graduated from Yankton High School in 1945.