A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 27, at the Mountain Home Church of the Nazarene. Cremation was under the direction of Rost Funeral Home, McMurtrey Chapel.
Wayne was born on Jan. 17, 1958, in Los Angeles, Calif., the son of William and Elizabeth Kirklan. He was schooled in Nevada, California, Oregon and Arizona.
Wayne joined the U.S. Army in 1977.
Shortly after joining the Army he married Robin Brothers, on Nov. 26, 1977, in Los Angeles. He was stationed in Korea and Robin joined him. They were also stationed at Fort Leonard Wood, Mo., for a time. After the Army the family lived in California.
In 2002, Wayne and the family moved to Alaska, to be near their daughter and son-in-law, who were stationed there. In October of 2007 they moved to Mountain Home.
Wayne enjoyed four-wheeling, and being a member of the Wild West Off Roaders. He also enjoyed Monster Trucks.
His love was his wife, kids and his grandkids.
Wayne is survived by his wife, Robin, his daughters, Denay and her husband, Martin Shrederis, Joy Kirklan, Natalie Kirklan, his son, Joseph Kirklan, and two grandchildren, Martin Shrederis, Jr. and Grace Shrederis, all of Mountain Home. He is also survived by his wife's mother, Jeannine and her husband, Edward Meese, and his wife's father, Russell Brothers, all of California.
He was preceded in death by both his parents.