Dennis Paul Wilke

Dennis Paul Wilke, 69, of Vine Grove, KY passed away Saturday, March 6, 2021, at Baptist Health Hardin, Elizabethtown, KY.

Mr. Wilke was a veteran of the United States Army. He was an avid fisherman and University of Kentucky fan. Dennis was born in Pennsylvania and raised in New Jersey by his parents, Peter & Mary Wilke who preceded him in death.

Survivors include:

His loving wife, Janice Prather Wilke of Vine Grove, KY; two children, David Paul Wilke (Chequita Ann) of Bardstown, KY, Denise Paulette Sines (Michael Blanton, Jr.) of Elizabethtown, KY; five grandchildren, Tyler Spalding, Brittany Sines, Kameron Sines, Hailey Blanton, Hayden Wilke; one great-granddaughter, Kyria Sines; one sister, Lois Cabrera of New Jersey and a host of nieces, nephews extended family & friends.

Visitation will be from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM, Tuesday, March 9, 2021, and from 11:00 AM until 2:00 PM, Wednesday, March 10, 2021, at New Salem Baptist Church, Vine Grove, KY.

Funeral services for Mr. Wilke will be held at 2:00 PM, Wednesday, March 10, 2021, at New Salem Baptist Church, 632 New Salem Church Road, Vine Grove, KY. Burial will follow in the New Salem Church Cemetery, Vine Grove, KY.

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