Betty J. Wilkinson
Betty J. Wilkinson 81, of Sunset Lane, East Liverpool, Ohio died Tuesday, May 18, 2004 at her home following a lengthy illness.
She was born in East Liverpool, Ohio on January 2, 1923, a daughter of the late William and Effie Shook Wines. Living her entire life in the area, Mrs. Wilkinson was the head cook at Beaver Local High School for 34 years, retiring in 1992. She graduated from East Liverpool High School in 1941 and belonged to the Second Church of Christ in East Liverpool, OH.
Her husband, George Ray Wilkinson, whom she married June 19, 1943, died January 19, 1998.
She is survived by three sons, Dr. George R. Wilkinson of Medford, Oregon, David A. Wilkinson of East Liverpool, Ohio and James Mike Wilkinson of Chicago, Illinois; a daughter, Mrs. Nancy Kauffman of East Liverpool, Ohio; a sister, Mrs. Dolly Parsons of East Liverpool, Ohio; ten grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.
Besides her parents and husband, she was preceded in death, by two sisters and two brothers.
Services will be held at the Calcutta Chapel of the Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Homes on Friday, May 21, 2004 at 11:00 AM with
Mr. Alan Boone, officiating.
Burial will follow in Columbiana County Memorial Park.
The family will be present to receive friends at the funeral home in Calcutta, today, Thursday, May 20, 2004 from 2-4 and 6-8 PM.
Family and friends will gather at the Martin MacLean Altmeyer East Liverpool Chapel and Hospitality Center for food and fellowship after the service on Friday.