Helen F. Wilkinson

Helen F. Wilkinson, age 76, of Sigourney, passed away Thursday, March 29, 2018, at her home.

Helen was born August 30, 1941, in Fairfield, to Floyd and Helen (Giberson) Garrison. On December 29, 1972, she married Gary Wilkinson in Fairfield. Following marriage the couple lived in Fairfield until moving to Sigourney in 1988. Helen worked at the munitions plant in Burlington, Chain and Cable in Fairfield and Crane in Washington.

Survivors include her husband: Gary of Sigourney; daughter: Terry (Myron) Arduser of Sigourney; sons: Christopher (Irina) Wilkinson of Ocala, Florida and Thomas (Reanna) Wilkinson of Fairfield; six grandchildren; six great grandchildren; siblings: Melvena Shondel, Howard (Kathy) Garrison, Alvin (Linda) Garrison and Deanna (Randy) Cooksey, all of Fairfield, June (Arthur) Wild of Essexville, Michigan, Charlotte (Richard) Potts of Virginia Beach, Virginia and Roxanne (Denny) McDole of Sigourney. She was preceded in death by her parents; brother: Floyd (Ike) Garrison, sister: Virginia Weaver and granddaughter.


Celebration of Life will be held from noon until 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 3, 2018, at the V.F.W. Hall in Fairfield.


A general memorial fund has been established. Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Sigourney is caring for Helen and her family. www.powellfuneralhomes.com.


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