Robert J. Wilkinson (Bob) of Westfield, IN passed away on December 15, 2021 after a courageous battle with cancer.
Bob was born on June 21, 1947, to Delbert and Helen Ruth Wilkinson in St. Louis, Missouri. After graduating from high school in 1965 he went on to join the Marine Corp and served a thirteen month tour in Vietnam. Bob loved his family, took pride in his service to his country and never met a stranger. If you knew Bob, you loved and respected him.
Bob met his wife Patsy in October of 1991 and they wed on June 20th of 1992. They blended their families with daughters, Angie Hill, Angela Byers, Annetta Byers and son, Bradley Byers.
After retirement from Buckeye Pipeline in 2010 Bob spent his time volunteering for the City of Westfield and was Chairman of the Westfield Rocks the Fourth Car Show and other events for the city for several years. Bob's passion was Corvettes and he was a member of the Circle City Corvette Club and coordinated the Hamilton Town Center Corvette Car Show for the club. For the past eight years he participated in the Vets 'N Vettes event held at the Corvette Museum in Kentucky with two of his close friends. The event welcomed home vets returning from active service and Bob took great pride in being a part of this event.
Services will be held at 2:00 pm on Saturday January 15, 2022 at Randall & Roberts Funeral Center, 1685 Westfield Road in Noblesville.