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Rickey L. Wimmer

July 12, 1949 ~ July 16, 2020 (age 71)


Rickey L. Wimmer, 71, of Peru, passed away on Thursday, July 16, 2020 at Parkview Hospital – Randallia.

He was born in Peru on July 12, 1949 to Clayson and Virginia (Renbarger) Wimmer.  After graduating from high school, he worked for the C&O Railroad, where he retired as an electrician.  In his spare time, Rickey enjoyed Cubs baseball, and loved hot rods, fishing, and mushroom hunting.

He is survived by his children, Tony Wimmer of Peru, Rickey Wimmer of Peru, and Jarad Wimmer of Wabash; as well as his grandchildren, Haley Wimmer, Jayci Wimmer, and Jayden Wimmer.  He was preceded in death by his parents, and a sister Laura.

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