Many Christians believe Wilder is now in hell because he was an atheist.
Gene Wilder is spending an eternity in the fires of hell according to some Christians.
Indeed, one Christian blogger devoted a lengthy blog post to explain why Wilder would spend an eternity in Hell. Christian blogger David J Stewart writes:
Sadly Gene Wilder is a professed atheist. This just goes to prove that there are many moral people, good and decent souls, who are still unsaved in their sins and bound for the Lake of Fire for all eternity without Jesus Christ…