Russell Wilkinson

Russell Wilkinson

Tuesday, January 20th, 1931 - Wednesday, March 4th, 2020
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Russell Garfield Wilkinson passed away peacefully on Wednesday March 4, 2020 at he Collingwood General & Marine Hospital in his 90th year. Russell, beloved husband of Marion Wilkinson of Creemore Loving father of Marty. Will be forever cherished in the hearts of his grandchildren Kera Watters(Kevin), Stacey Francis (Richard) and Grant Wilkinson (Jessica Crocker) and his great grandchildren Mikayla Watters, Jacob Watters and Benjamin Wilkinson. Russell was an enthusiastic grandfather that always managed to have chocolate and ice cream available. Always took great pride in everything he did, especially the outside appearance of his home.
A popular member of the Creemore Curling Club, who also found time to volunteer as a reader at the Creemore and Nottawasaga Public School when he wasn't playing Santa at the Creemore Santa Claus Parade His sense of humour and winning smile will be missed by all that had the privilege of knowing him. As per Russell's wishes, cremation has taken place. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Society of Greater Simcoe County in Mr. Wilkinson's memory.
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    Innisvale Cemetery & Crematorium


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Gail Martens

Posted at 12:37pm
Dear Marion and family...We are both so sorry to have heard of Russell's passing on 4 Mar. We were always happy to stop and chat with both you. He always had a huge smile and kind word to say whether on the curling rink or anywhere in Creemore. Russell will truly be missed. Bill & Gail Martens.

Barbara McCowan

Posted at 05:54pm
Dear Wilkinson Family,

Heartfelt condolences to you all from the McCowan Family. Your patriarch has passed on but lives on through you. Who shall ever forget that laugh, all the teasing? RIP Russ

Marty Wilkinson Posted at 06:18pm

Thank you, Barb. He really enjoyed your company. He could be quite the flirt.

June Flynn

Posted at 03:16pm
Dear Marty sorry to hear of your dads passing===I remember meeting you and your dad at the grocery store here in Stayner==enjoy your happy times you had with your dad===blessings to you Marty and your family sincerely june wiggins-flynn

Marty Wilkinson Posted at 06:17pm

Thank you, June.

George and Lynne Thomson

Posted at 09:52am
So sorry for the loss of your husband and father. May all the beautiful memories live forever in your heart and provide you with comfort at this sad time. RIP Uncle Russ.Love George and Lynne

Marty Wilkinson Posted at 06:18pm

Thank you, Lynne/George.

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