Elmer Wilkinson passed away peacefully Sunday, March 15, 2015, surrounded by his loving family at Lower Bucks Hospital. He was 87. Elmer was a lifelong Bristol resident, a U.S. Army Veteran and a member of the Bristol Lodge #25 of F & AM. He retired from Sears & Roebuck in 1992. Elmer was an avid NASCAR fan, train enthusiast, loved Disney and enjoyed woodworking.
Elmer was the beloved husband of Vida, to whom he was married 61 years. He was the loving father of Donna Shirtcliffe and husband, Donald, Richard Wilkinson and his wife, Stacie and Diane Waxmonsky and her husband, Henry. He is also survived by his 8 grandchildren; Tracy, Michael, Matthew, Allison, Kelly, Ryan, Sean and Carl, 5 great-grandchildren and his faithful dog, Sam.
Services and interment will be held privately at the convenience of the family, under the direction of Wade Funeral Home, Bristol Borough.