Richard L. Wilkerson


Richard L. Wilkerson, 75, of Greenwood, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015.

Richard was preceded in death by his wife of 55 years, Barbara Wilkerson; and his mother, Marie Plummer.

Survivors include three children, Michelle (Rick) Mayes, Melinda Wilkerson and Marianne (Michael) Petriskey; a sister, Wanda Joann Craig; four grandchildren, Kayla and Ashley Mayes, Erika Crider and Victoria Petriskey; and two nieces, Kimberely McAnelly and Kara Milair.

A memorial service will be at 6 p.m. Friday at Wilson St. Pierre Funeral Service & Crematory, 481 W. Main St., Greenwood. Memorial calling will be from 4 p.m. until the service time Friday at the funeral home. Private burial will be at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens in Greenwood.

Donations may be made to IU Health Methodist Hospice, 950 N. Meridian St., Suite 700, Indianapolis, IN 46204.

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