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Florence M. Wilkens

July 20, 1922 September 1, 2019
Florence M. Wilkens
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Obituary for Florence M. Wilkens

FLORENCE M. WILKENS, 97, of Windsor Manor in Morrison, IL, died Sunday, September 1, 2019 at Windsor Manor.

Her funeral service will be at 11:00 A.M. Thursday, September 5, 2019 at the Morrison Chapel of the Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home, officiated by Mr. Ken Renkes. A visitation will be held prior to the funeral, from 9:30 A.M. until the time of the service. The graveside service and interment will be held at 2:30 P.M. on Thursday, September 5th at the Fulton Township Cemetery in Fulton, IL. A memorial to Windsor Manor has been established.

Florence was born July 20, 1922 in Fulton, IL, to Albert and Josephine (Smith) Post Jr. She was educated in the Fulton Christian Grade School and was a 1940 graduate of Fulton High School. On January 20, 1942 she married Joseph Wilkens in Fulton. He died October 17, 2015. Florence and Joe farmed in the Garden Plain area of Fulton for 32 years. She was a former member of First Reformed Church in Fulton. Florence enjoyed cooking, sewing, crocheting and raising African Violets. She was known at Windsor Manor as “Grandma”.

Survivors include one daughter, Judy (Dave) Wiersema of Fulton; one son, Ron (Linda) Wilkens of Morrison; four grandchildren, Scott (Erika Boostrom) Wiersema and Shelley (Scott) Robertson, Lori Hutchison and Jeff (Chris) Wilkens; several great and great-great grandchildren; one sister-in-law, Evelyn Wilkens.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Joe.


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Visitation

Thursday

5

Sep

9:30 AM 9/5/2019 9:30:00 AM - 11:00 AM 9/5/2019 11:00:00 AM
Bosma-Renkes - Morrison Chapel

404 Lincolnway
East Morrison, IL 61270

Bosma-Renkes - Morrison Chapel
404 Lincolnway East Morrison 61270 IL
United States

Service

Thursday

5

Sep

11:00 AM 9/5/2019 11:00:00 AM
Bosma-Renkes - Morrison Chapel

404 Lincolnway
East Morrison, IL 61270

Bosma-Renkes - Morrison Chapel
404 Lincolnway East Morrison 61270 IL
United States

Graveside

Thursday

5

Sep

2:30 PM 9/5/2019 2:30:00 PM
Fulton Township Cemetery

701 Fowler Rd,
Fulton, IL 61252

Fulton Township Cemetery
701 Fowler Rd, Fulton 61252 IL
United States
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