Arthur Eugene Wilkinson
September 19, 1945 - November 10, 2017
Arthur Eugene Wilkinson, 72, of Quincy, passed away Friday, November 10, 2017, at home. Born September 19, 1945, in Quincy, he was the son of Howard and Lena (Frarey) Wilkinson and attended Quincy schools.
Arthur had worked in construction and was a 30-year employee of the City of Quincy in the street department. Arthur was a member of the Sons of the American Legion in Quincy and the Branch County Pool League, and had played slow pitch softball for over 20 years. He was a fan of the Detroit Tigers and enjoyed watching sprint car and dirt track racing.
On February 1, 1964, he married Jeanette Swan and she survives. Also surviving: two sons, Scott (Paula) Wilkinson of Jonesville and Timothy (Debra) Wilkinson of Quincy; five sisters: Joyce Knapp of Quincy, Jenny Boatman of Concord, Janice Hagaman of Union City, Lois Myers of Quincy, and Dottie (Mark) Taylor of Quincy; one sister-in-law, Barbara Wilkinson of Coldwater; two brothers, Larry (Dawn) Wilkinson of Quincy and Dennis (Sue) Wilkinson of Union City; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Raymond Wilkinson.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, November 14, 2017, at the Eagle Funeral Home-George White Chapel in Quincy with Pastor Mark Case officiating. Interment will follow in Lakeview Cemetery, Quincy. Visitation is scheduled Monday from 5:00-8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
Memorials are suggested to the Quincy Sons of the American Legion.