Steven “Wilkie” Wilkinson

A photo of Steven “Wilkie” Wilkinson


Blenheim Community Funeral Home
Saturday May 5, 2018
2:00 - 4:00 & 5:00 - 7:00

Words of Remembrance by family and friends
will take place at 7:00

Steve Wilkinson, affectionately known to his family and friends as “Wilkie” passed away much too young at home, surrounded by family and friends on Wednesday May 2, 2018. Steve was born on February 9, 1961 to Arthur and Betty (Woods) Wilkinson who have predeceased him.

Survived by his wife Tracy of 38 years, his daughter Bobbi-Jo & Keith Abrams, three grandsons of whom he was very proud and loved so much Kayne, Quinten and Kingston and his son Jason & Erica Grainger. He is also survived by his brothers Neil & Sandi Wilkinson and Randy & Peggy Wilkinson.

Steve was loved by his Godchildren Abby Garton, Spencer Neill, Michael Wilkinson, Sean Falconer and Derek Wilkinson. He is survived by many nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, Aunts, Uncles and cousins.

Steve worked at the Ridge Landfill for 30 years as a Heavy Equipment Operator. He enjoyed his summers enduro racing and camping; his winters snowmobiling and building snow forts with his grandsons. He enjoyed helping and spending time with family and friends.

Family and friends are invited to the Blenheim Community Funeral Home on Saturday May 5, 2018 where visitation will be held from 2 – 4 & 5 – 7 p.m. Words of remembrance by family and friends will be shared at 7:00 p.m.   Friends wishing to remember Steve with a memorial donation are asked to consider the Make-A-Wish Foundation which helps children.

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On behalf of the Highgate and District Lion's club our prayers and thoughts go out to the Wilkinson family with this sad loss

Dear Tracy and families: My sympathy to you upon the reading of Steve's passing. May you find comfort knowing others are thinking of you. Helen (Rose's sister)

Rest in Peace “Wilkie”,

So sorry to hear of your loss Tracey. Steve was a very nice person, and always smiling. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. God Bless. R.I.P. Steve.

Tracy & Bobbi-jo, Neil & Randy and families - my deepest sympathies in the loss of a husband & brother. He will not be in pain no more. Rose Kozlof- Clayton

Tracy and family, So sorry for your loss. Steve was such a kind and gentle young man and we always enjoyed his company, as our student, our neighbour and then , later, sharing his love, of stock car racing, with Rumble Racing. May you find comfort in your precious memories. Sincerely, Ted and Brenda.

So sorry to hear of this. Prayers to the Wilkinson family. Steve was a great guy and a very good athlete in his younger days. Many fond memorues. RIP Steve.

Our sincerest condolences to Tracy and family. Sending hugs.

Wes and I deepest sympathies to the families! words seem to comfort a soul with the death of a loved one , but remember we hold you the families in our hearts ... Hugs and prayers to all

Our sincere condolence to you Tracy and Bobbi-jo and family . Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Our sincere condolence to the Wilkinson families at this difficult time. Our prayers and thoughts are with you.