Wilbur H. Mathes, age 84, of Charition, IA passed away Sunday, February 16, 2014 at Locust Hill in Knoxville. A celebration of Life service will be held Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 11:00am at Pierschbacher Funeral Home in Melcher – Dallas. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Inurnment will take place at Dallas Cemetery at a later date. Memorials may be given to the family.