William Albert Wieland, Jr. 69, of Springfield, died at 9:36 pm, November 3, 2023 at HSHS St. John’s Hospital. He was born July 20, 1954 in Springfield, to William Albert and Fern Claney Wieland, Sr.

Survivors include one daughter Jessica (Jason) Cornwell of Mendon, IL; one son, William Albert Wieland, III of Mendon, IL, three grandchildren Emma Cornwell, Aubrey Cornwell and Cashtyn Wieland; one great grandchild, Jamara Owens; one brother Kevin Wieland of Jacksonville.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Tommie Jo Wieland and two brothers Gary and Robert Wieland.

He worked for EL Pruitt for twenty-five years and for Riverton Township. He was a member of Spring River Club.

Graveside Service: 11:00 am, Sunday, November 12, 2023 at Oak Hill Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.

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