|Birth: ||Apr. 28, 1926|
|Death: ||Sep. 21, 1999|
"Richard Wilkinson, 73, Attica, died at 12:53 a.m. Tuesday, September 21, 1999 in the St. Elizabeth Medical Center, Lafayette. Born April 28, 1926 in Veedersburg, he was the son of Lawrence and Gladys Booe Wilkinson. He married Claudine Bailey on August 9, 1947 in Covington, who survives.
He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. He was employed at Harrison Steel Casting Company, C&D Technologies, Milford Knowles Grain Elevator, and with Bob Bradbury.
Survivors include: sons, Jerry Wilkinson of Attica, Lawrence Wilkinson, Colfax; daughters, Belinda (Frank Alan) Vickery, Veedersburg, Karol (Mike) Hays, Marshfield; brothers, Robert Wilkinson, West Lebanon, Merlin Wilkinson, Peru, Larry Wilkinson, Mellott, Billy Wilkinson, Attica; sisters, Ellen Carter, Peru, Loreda Calvert, Attica, Carolyn (Carl) Childress, Peru, Margie (Carl) Crowder, West Lebanon; 14 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. He was also preceded in death by his parents; two brothers; a half-brother; son; and grandson.
Funeral services were at 2 p.m., Friday at Maus Funeral Home, Attica, with the Rev. Don Stevens officiating. Burial with military rites were conducted at Union Cemetery, Attica." – The Neighbor, September 29, 1999
Lawrence Wilkinson (1892 - 1969)
Gladys Marie Booe Wilkinson (1903 - 1979)
Claudine Maxine Bailey Wilkinson (1928 - 2000)*
Jerry Wayne Wilkinson (1948 - 2005)*
Frankie Allen Wilkinson (1966 - 1966)*
PFC US Army - World War II
Union Christian Cemetery
Created by: Lesa Epperson
Record added: Sep 20, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29951967