Paul T. Wilmes, 62, Jasper

Paul T. Wilmes, 62, of Jasper, died Sunday, January 26, at Brookside Village in Jasper. He was born in Huntingburg November 16, 1957, to Dennis J. and Sarah (Woebkenberg) Wilmes. He married Terry A. Jones November 17, 1990, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Haysville.

Paul was a financial analyst for Kimball Electronics in Jasper for 39 years. He was a member of St. Ferdinand Catholic Church, received a bachelor’s degree from USI, and was a certified public accountant. He was a member of TKE fraternity and the Indiana CPA Association. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, rock and roll music, and cooking with his wife Terry. He was an avid fan of the St. Louis Cardinals and the Indianapolis Colts and enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.

He is survived by his wife, Terry A. Wilmes; two sons, James Wilmes, Jasper, and Jared Wilmes, Tell City; his mother, Sarah Wilmes, Ferdinand; two brothers, Jeff Wilmes and wife Laurie and Wes Wilmes and wife Jody, all of Evansville; one sister, Jackie “Bert” Hunt, Georgetown; and three grandchildren, Gabriel, Ivy, and Grace Wilmes.

He was preceded in death by his father, Dennis J. Wilmes, in 2011.

Friends may call from 2-8 p.m. Wednesday and from 7-9:30 a.m. Thursday at Becher Funeral Home in Ferdinand. Online condolences can be shared at www.becherfuneralhome.com. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Ferdinand Church with burial following at a later date in the church cemetery.

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