Burial will take place at a later date at the Lutheran Cemetery in Stoughton.
Pisarski Community Funeral Home and Cremation Center of Plover assisted the family with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.pisarskifuneralhome.com.
Mr. Spilde was born Oct. 12, 1942, in Durand, Ill., a son of the late Harold and Lela (Long) Spilde. His family farmed in the town of Pleasant Spring in Dane County, Wis., where he attended a county school. He graduated from Stoughton High School in 1960.
He was married to Judith Gunsolus March 11, 1963, at West Koshkonong Lutheran Church in Stoughton.
He worked for Frito Lay for 35 years.
He was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church.
Survivors include his wife, Stevens Point; one daughter, Jan Marie Meyer, Beaver Dam; one son, Todd (Amy), Chandler, Ariz.; two sisters, Rosemary (Lloyd) Denman, Windsor, and Kathy Macaulay, Racine; and two grandchildren, Kristen Meyer and James Meyer.
He was also preceded in death by one sister, Audrey Kloz.