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Robert (Bob) Wilkinson

November 22, 2021

Obituary

Robert (Bob) Wilkinson

July 30,1933 - November 22,2021

It is with great sadness mixed with gratitude of a life well lived that the family of Robert (Bob) Wilkinson announce his passing at the Health Sciences Center.
Bob was a loving husband of 68 years to his wife Joan. They have 2 children Jo-Ann Pankiw and William (Bill) (Cindy) Wilkinson; grandchildren Karen Johnson, Jayne Pankiw, Amber Wilkinson, Alanna (Andrew) McMurchy, and Andrea Wilkinson; 3 great grandchildren Kip Johnson, Kricket Johnson, and Meredith McMurchy. He is also survived by his sister Joan (Dan) Webb of Owen Sound, Ontario.
Bob was predeceased by his parents William and Margaret Wilkinson and sister Ann (Ken) Haddock.
Following his long career as an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer running his own company Satellite Aviation, Bob joined the Austin Healey Club of Manitoba in 1989.
He remained a member up to his passing making many life long friends and having many numerous adventures always accompanied by his favourite “Navigator” Mom.
A big thank you to the members of the Austin Healey Club of Manitoba for all of their support.
A very special thank you to Alan Borle and Cathy Rowland and all the neighbours on Melrose Place for always being there ready to help.
At Bob’s request there will not be a service.

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