Irene Wilkinson, Edgerton, WI 1928 - 2014
October 31, 1928 - July 23, 2014
Irene L. Wilkinson, 84, of Edgerton, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at her home. Irene was born on Oct. 31, 1928, in Edgerton, WI, to the late Iner and Louise Edwardson. On June 24, 1950, she would marry Gerald Wilkinson. Irene loved raising milking goats, gardening, woodworking, and fishing. She was a tremendous seamstress, and would make all of Gerald's' work clothes. She liked helping her son, Dan, with his woodworking and was a Jack-of-All-Trades, learning a little about everything growing up on a farm.
Irene is survived by her son, Dan Wilkinson of Edgerton; and a brother, Don Edwardson; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Gerald Wilkinson; and five brothers and sisters.
Graveside services will be held at 1 PM on Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at Fassett Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 12:30 until the start of the service at the cemetery. ALBRECHT FUNERAL HOMES & CREMATION SERVICES, EDGERTON, are assisting the family with arrangements.
Albrecht Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, Edgerton
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