Joseph “Joe” Harold Wiltz, age 78, a resident of Baton Rouge, LA passed away on, Monday, June 25, 2018.
Joe graduated from Melville High School and then attended LSU. He was a Baton Rouge Police Officer for 30 years, and worked for the United States Marshall’s Office for 10 years.
He is survived by his wife, Carol Wiltz; son, Joey Wiltz; daughters, Jeanne Licatino and husband Larry, Jackie Wiltz and husband David, Holly Barnes and husband Jeremy; brother, Jerry Wiltz; stepchildren, Ky Dunn, Melisha Dooley and husband Jamie, Brad Frans and wife Dana, and Bart Frans; niece, Debbie Bennett; 15 grandchildren with 1 on the way; and 2 great-grandchildren.
Joe is preceded in death by his parents, Amilcar “Mick” and Domatile S. Wiltz; his sister, Velma Dziuba; brother, Floyd Wiltz.
Visitation will be held at Resthaven Funeral Home, 11817 Jefferson Hwy, Baton Rouge, LA on Friday, June 29, 2018 from 5:00pm until 8:00pm with Rosary beginning at 7:30pm. Visitation will resume on Saturday, June 30, 2018 at St. Jean Vianney Catholic Church, 16166 S Harrells Ferry Rd, Baton Rouge, LA from 10:00 am until Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 am. Burial will follow in Resthaven Gardens of Memory.
Pallbearers will be; Ky Dunn, Chris Bennett, Brad Frans, Larry Licatino, David Wiltz, and Mick Wiltz.
The Family of Joseph “Joe” Harold Wiltz wishes to extend our sincere thanks to our wonderful caregivers, Charhonda Brown, Karen Cola, and Shauna Roberts.
Family and friends may sign the online guestbook or leave a personal note to the family at www.resthavenbatonrouge.com.
Ky...Thinking of you and wishing you moments of peace and comfort as you remember Joe. I always loved the stories you shared about him.
Vicki StallingsCary, NC
Carol I'm so sorry for your lost. I have been thinking about Joe and wanted to stop by but now it's too late. What a good friend he was to me and to you too I am sure. My condolences to you and all the kids.
Linda Dunn I.idunnLindaDenham Springs, LA
You have my sincere condolences. I hope you can take comfort in Revelation 21:3,4 when it says “no more death”. You also have the comfort of knowing one day you will see your dear love one because of the resurrection hope. You will continue to be in my thoughts and prayers ❤️
Ethelene IsaacMcComb, MS
We are so sorry for your loss, Carol. May God bless and console you. We hope to go to the rosary. Charles was in the hospital for a week, so it will depend on how he is doing. Our deepest sympathies to you and your family, Charles and Betty
Charles & Betty BarbreBaton Rouge, LA
Praying for the family. I never met you but you raised for wonderful children!
Melissa McGraw and familyMeadville, MS
I love you and will miss you.
Melisha DooleySummit, MS
Ky, Holly...Please accept my deepest condolences. Praying for peace of mind and heart for all. Love you! Debbie Guy.
Debbie GuyDenham Springs, LA
Dear Carol ~ You are in our thoughts and prayers. We're so sorry. Love you.
Joanne and Philip CowgillBaton Rouge, LA