In addition to his parents, Edward was preceded in death by his wife, Christine l. (Yoder) Wilkin and brother, William Wilkin.
He is survived by a son, Edward Wilkin, Jr.; stepdaughters Latisha Rush, and Brenda Merkley; brothers: James Wilkin and Raymond Wilkin; a special friend, Jason (Jessica) Riley, and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, April 23rd at 1:00 PM, at the Trinity Baptist Church, 821 Roy Furman Highway, Waynesburg, PA 15370.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the LANTZ Funeral Home, Inc., 297 E. Main St, Uniontown, PA 15401.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to church for the Trinity Baptist Missionary Program, which was a program very dear to Edward.
Condolences may be submitted thru www.lantzfh.com.