December 16, 1941 - August 18, 2018
Jerry F. Wilkins, 76 of Cable, Ohio passed away, Saturday, August 18, 2018 in his home.
He was born December 16, 1941 in Urbana the son of Berman and Martha (McCullough) Wilkins. Jerry graduated from Salem High School and retired from Navistar. He attended the Mount Carmel Friends Church. Jerry was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles 3974, the Urbana Moose Lodge 1215, Pearce Kerns American Legion Post 120, Urbana AMVETS, Harmony Lodge #8 F & A.M., He enjoyed collecting antique tractors, going to tractor pulls, the Champaign County Fair and wintering in Florida. Most of all Jerry loved to spend time with his family and visiting with his relatives.
Jerry is survived by his son, Jeff (Cheryl) Wilkins and Jason (Sheila) Wilkins; daughter, Cynthia (Michael) Williamson; grandchildren, Kara Wilkins, Brandon Shiflett, Taylor Wilkins, Alexis Wilkins, Joshua Brubaker, Kristin Breslin, Sara Mink, Kathryn Adam, Meghan Reed and Heather Williamson; great grandchildren, Amelia Fraley, Kathleen Mink, Anna Mink, Hayden Brubaker, Tatam Brubaker, Cooper Breslin and Sawyer Breslin; brother, William Wilkins; sister, Kathleen Partrick; as well as 9 nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Barbara Ziegler and Rebecca Wiant; and brother, Berman Wilkins.
Memorial contributions can be made in Jerry's memory to the charity of the donor's choice.
Services will be held at the convenience of the family.
Arrangements are entrusted to VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana.
Condolences may be made to the family at www.vernonfh.com.