Steven Wikner, 66, passed away 2:20 am, Monday, December 17, 2018 at Integrity Healthcare in Wood River.
Born in Minneapolis, MN on May 8, 1952, he was the son of Gerald Oscar and Rosella Ione (Johnson) Wikner.
He had been an inspector for M.Q.S. before retiring in 1998.
An avid dog lover, he enjoyed anything outdoors, especially camping and fishing.
Surviving are his longtime companion, Millie Cleaves, children, Steven (Mel) Wikner, Crystalina (Dave) Ziehwein, Bobbi (Tim O’Neal) Engles; grandchildren, Skye and Ava Ziehwein, Jameson and Gigi Wikner, Jana (Damien McGiffen) Engles; great grandchildren, Kynlee, Alexa and Adalynn; and sister, Jane (Tom) Yeager.
His parents and two sisters, Debra Miller and Ruth Ann Higgins preceded in death.
Cremation rites were accorded and no services have been planned in accordance with his wishes.
Marks Mortuary in Wood River is in charge of arrangements.