Mary Beth Wilkinson (nee Bartlett) |
Oct. 16, 1927 — Feb. 25, 2018
Mary Beth Wilkinson (nee Bartlett) was born to eternal life on Sunday, February 25, 2018. She was a lifelong resident of Waukesha County, born on the family farm near Sussex/Lisbon.
She was an accomplished musician, teacher and later the principal of Lake 5 School. She sold Avon and Miracle Maid cookware. Her children reminisce about her cookies, spoon rolls, coffee cakes and biscuits. She was a trusted member of the AMVETS Auxiliary in Merton.
She is survived by her children Ruth Stewart (Richard), Albert Wilkinson (Kamille), Helen Barborich (Scott), Walter Wilkinson, Susie Wilkinson, Lynn Wilkinson (Karol) and Harry Wilkinson (Annette). She is further survived by her grandchildren Heidi Duston (Reuben), Jared Stewart (Bethany), Nathan Wilkinson, Emma Wilkinson, Marc Wilkinson and Heather Wilkinson, and great grandchildren Elizabeth, Sarah, Naomi, Simon, Elijah, Ezra, Lydia and Judah.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Hobert; daughter Jean Marilyn; and grandchildren Courtney and Micah.
Visitation will be held at the Evert-Luko Funeral Home,170 Warren Ave., Hartland, on Friday, March 2, from 10 a.m. until the funeral service at 12 p.m. followed by a reception. Final rest will be in Lisbon/ Merton Union Cemetery.
Evert-Luko Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 262-367-2156 or visit online at www.evertlukofuneralhome.com.