Michael Wildeman

Michael Wildeman, of Harrisburg died June 8, 2015 in the Community General Osteopathic Hospital. He was the son of the late James and Josephine Wildeman. Surviving him are his sisters Ann Wildeman, Elizabeth 'BJ' Rassler and Mary Wildeman, brothers James Wildeman, Patrick Wildeman and Emma Jane Morrison his great friend and many loving nieces and nephews. While in High School Michael and Paul Foltz started the Harrisburg Area Repertory Theater in which he participated in about 10 to 15 musicals and drama's - Camelot, My Fair Lady, Murder In the Cathedral etc. Also during high school Michael joined the St. James Guitar Choir, who sang folk music for many years under the direction of Mary Christine Foltz. He also participated in the Harrisburg Men's Choir, The Pinewood Community Players and McDevitt Summer Stock Players. He attended HACC and graduated from Harrisburg Penn State and worked briefly as a teacher before starting his career as a bartender in 1976. Michael bar-tended until 1996 when illness prevented him from working any longer. He volunteered for many years at the Harrisburg Hospital with his mother Jo at both Harrisburg and Polyclinic Hospitals. He enjoyed traveling with his brother Pat, sister Ann and great friend Emma; especially to Aruba. Funeral Services will be private at the request of the Family. Donations in Mike's honor may be made to Hospice of Central PA. 1320 Linglestown Road Harrisburg, PA. 17110.

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I'll miss the conversations about everything, and in every direction. Always interesting and fun! A really Good Friend!

Carlo DiTonno

Michael & I shared our love of all things Notre Dame. We always had enjoyable and sometimes off the wall conversations. I loved his laugh and somewhat warped sense of humor. He was a great friend and I will miss him immensely.

Andrew Dutch

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