William John Wilt, 61, of Medford, Ore., passed Tuesday, September 10, 2013, at Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center in Medford, Ore., as a result of a heart attack. He was born July 29, 1952, in Watsonville, Calif., to Robert Joseph Wilt, Sr. and Frances Mae Reeder. In 2001, in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., he married Deborah Joan Wilt, who survives. Bill was well known at Rogue Valley Farm Equipment where he worked as sales manager for many years. He enjoyed boating, fishing, camping and sports.
Survivors, in addition to Debby, include; son, Erik Wilt of Bailey, Colo.; daughter, Stacey Wilt, of Medford, Ore.; three stepsons Andrew Burr, of Grants Pass, Ore., Aaron Burr and Alex Sommerauer, both of Medford, Ore.; sisters, Jean Pini, of Central Point, Ore., and Barbara Gregory, of Lake of the Woods, Ore.; brother, Robert Wilt, of Central Point, Ore.; and seven grandchildren.
Memorial services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, September 14, 2013, at the Memory Gardens Chapel, 1395 Arnold Lane, Medford. Memory Gardens Memorial Park & Mortuary in care of arrangements.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions are suggested to the William J. Wilt memorial fund at Umpqua Bank.