Robert W. "Bob" Wilkerson
Robert “Bob” W. Wilkerson, 67, of Springfield, died at 10:15 pm, Tuesday, November 4, 2014 at St. John’s Hospice. He was born September 13, 1947 in Moline to Cecelia Mendoza.
He is survived by one daughter, Patricia (Danny) Fitzgerald of Andalusia, IL; two sons, Bobby (Bisa) Wikerson and Earl (Shawnda) Wilkerson both of Moline; five grandchildren; his ex-wife, Betty Jones of Springfield; one sister, Dianna (Sam) Reynolds of Moline; four brothers, Glenn (Vicky) Wilkerson of East Moline, Herbert “Paul” (Angie) Wilkerson of Daytona Beach, FL, Chris (Nancy) Wilkerson of Lake of the Ozarks, MO and Roy (Linda) Wilkerson of Moline and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his mother, his stepfather Glenn Wilkerson, one son, Kevin Wilkerson and one sister, Sherry Wilkerson.
Bob formerly worked for Betty Corner Vending and he also mowed yards. He enjoyed fishing and NASCAR.
Memorial Gathering: 12-1 pm, Saturday, November 8, 2014 at Staab Funeral Home.
Memorial Service: 1 pm, Saturday, November 8, 2014 at Staab Funeral Home with Vaughn Beeman officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association or the American Cancer Society.