Wilfred Elliott Tessier Jr., age 87, sadly passed away the morning of July 7, 2022 at his home in Colorado Springs, Colorado with his family by his side. Wilfred was born on October 27, 1934 in Leominster, Massachusetts to Wilfred E. Tessier Sr. and Mary J. Tessier.
Wilfred earned a Bachelor's Degree in Education and proudly served his country in the United States Air Force for 28 years before retiring with the rank of Technical Sergeant (E-6). After retirement he went on to join the Knights of Columbus fraternal organization for many years.
Preceding Wilfred in passing are his parents, Wilfred E. Tessier Sr. and Mary J. Tessier, brothers; Jerry Tessier, Thomas Tessier and Andrew Tessier, son, Dennis Tessier and grandson, Darren.
Those left behind to cherish Wilfred's memory are loving wife, Joan C. Tessier, daughter, Joan Mullins, son, Mike Tessier and numerous extended family and friends.
A Committal Service will be held at Pikes Peak National Cemetery on Tuesday, July 26, 2022 at 11:00AM.