Otto John Wilke Edit Profile
Bachelor of Arts, Wartburg College, Waverly, Iowa, 1892. Student Wartburg Seminary, Dubuque, Iowa, 1892-1895. Bachelor of Divinity, English Lutheran Seminary, Chicago, 1896.
Graduate work, University of Wisconsin, 1896-1897. Doctor of Divinity, Capital U., Columbus, Ohio, 1939.
Ordained Lutheran ministry, 1897. Pastor Superior, Wisconsin, 1897-1904. Succeeded father as pastor St. John Lutheran Congregation, Madison, Wisconsin, 1904.
Pastor emeritus since 1946. Vice president and director Lutheran Mutual Fire Insurance Association, vice-president and director Provident Loan & Building Association, 1932-1947.
Member of Executive Committee and 2d vice president American Lutheran Church, 1932-1938. Member; member board of trustees Madison Lutheran Hospital and Sanatorium Association. Member Steuben Society (Madison), Sportsman’s League, Madison Cine 8 mm.
Married Klara Marie Beck, May 7, 1901. Children: Adelaide Marie, Erna Helen.