Robert Wilkinson, 85

PHOENIX, NY – Robert Wilkinson, 85, of Pennellville, peacefully left this world on Good Friday, March 25, 2016, and is now reunited with his wife, Kathleen, and their many dogs.

Robert Wilkinson
Robert Wilkinson

He was a graduate of North Syracuse and served in Korea.

Bob retired from Masterpol Construction and was a member of the Collie Club of CNY and Collie Club of America.

He was predeceased by his wife, Kathleen, in 1995; and eight siblings: Eudora and Barbara Doughty, John, Charles and William Wilkinson, Beverly Moreth, Lois Choroser and Sherry Sullivan.

He is survived by his four children: Robert Wilkinson, Stuart (Clarice) Wilkinson, Karleen (Duane) Preske and Charlene Wilkinson; six grandchildren; two sisters, Marilyn Dunbar and Georgia Larner; and many nieces and nephews.

Bob loved his family and his dogs.

He and his sense of humor will be sorely missed.

Calling hours will be held on Tuesday from 4 – 7 p.m. in the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, 431 Main St., Phoenix.

The funeral service will be the next day, Wednesday, at 9:30 a.m. in the funeral home, with the Rev. Philip Brockmyre officiating.

Burial will follow in Pennellville Cemetery, County Route 54, Pennellville, with military honors.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to: Pet Smart Charities or Hospice of CNY.

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  1. So sorry for your loss Karleen. My thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family.

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