Dexter Ray Wilde

September 6, 1962 ~ July 6, 2019 (age 56)
Dexter Ray Wilde was born September 6th, 1962 to Donald K Wilde (deceased) and Donna Jewell Wilde.
He was born in Pocatello and went to school at Edahow, Alameda Jr. High, and Highland. He never graduated but that never stopped him. He was one who learned fast.
He married Tina Newson but never had a children. He loved horses and his 4 pitbulls. His wife died in 2008 and he never remarried.
Dexter went to work at Lamb Weston as a fork lift driver for 12 years. He worked for a company that took engineers to and from their jobs. He left there and worked odd jobs till he got hired on at Idahoan in Idaho Falls as a fork lift driver. He loved living there.
He had a few friends that he went fishing with. He loved the fish. His fishing pole and tackle box were in his car at all times. He liked fishing with his family as well.
He got sick in February and progressed till May when he moved in with his mother. He was one who never liked to sit around and it was hard on him.
He was at a family reunion and asked if he could go home. His brother and his son took him home where he died of a heart attack.
He is survived by: his mother, Donna Wilde; sister, Marie Johnson; brothers, Dan (Kirsten), Dave (Belinda), and Darren; son, Randy (Kate); granddaughter, Caylee; step-son, Gavin; and lots of nieces, nephews, aunts, and uncles.
When people left after visiting him, he would always say, "Love your face".
Funeral services will be held Saturday, July 13, at 3 pm in the LDS Ward, 225 Oakwood Dr., Pocatello, where family will receive friends one hour prior.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Cornelison Funeral Home, 431 N. 15th Ave., Pocatello. Condolences may be sent to the family online at
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