Matthew W. Wilde, 34, of Las Vegas, Nev., formerly of Dayton, died unexpectedly Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2011, at his home.
He was born Nov. 2, 1977, to William and Lynda (Holme) Wilde in Anoka. He grew up in Dayton and graduated from Elk River High School in 1996. He moved to Las Vegas in 2005 where he was self-employed.
A celebration of Mr. Wilde’s life was held Sunday, Nov. 27 at Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church in Afton, Minn. Memorials given will be donated by the family to a charity in his name. Services were arranged by the O’Connell Family Funeral Home in Hudson, Wis.
Survivors include his mother, Lynda, of Hudson, Wis.; father, William, of Las Vegas; brother, Nick (Pam) and their daughter, Nora, of Anoka; and many aunts, uncles, other relatives and friends in Minnesota and Las Vegas.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Walter and Evelyn Holme and Charles and Marjorie Lawler.