Warren E. Wilcox


Warren Elmer Wilcox 82 of Laporte, MN, died Thursday, January 6, 2022 from a heart attack.

Private services were held 2:00pm, Tuesday, January 11, 2022, at the Calvary Cemetery in Bemidji, MN. Memorial Services will be at a later announcement date.

He was born June 24, 1939 in Laporte, MN, the son of Alva Wilcox and Viola (Bracken).

He lived in the Guthrie and Laporte area most of his life and went to Bemidji Schools where he graduated in the Class of 1957. He married Joan Clara Swanstrom on September 24, 1960. He was a heavy equipment operator mostly for Union 49ers. He retired at the age of 62. He was an avid hunter, fisherman, and gardener. He loved the outdoors and feeding his pets.

He is survived by his only child Warren (Lisa) Wilcox, Laporte, MN. 3 grandchildren; Wyatt (Sarah) Wilcox, Bemidji, MN, Nicolette (Patrick) Trummer Landshut, Germany, and Autumn Wilcox Bemidji, MN, 3 great grandchildren, and sister Mary Bahr.

He was preceded in death by his parents, wife Joan, and brother Alvin Wilcox.

Messages of condolences may be sent to Warren and Lisa Wilcox.

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