Donald Wilkins Obituary

Donald Duane Wilkins
Don Wilkins
Donald Duane Wilkins

June 15, 1948 - February 28, 2007
Born in Des Moines, IA
Resided in Johnston, IA
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Don Wilkins, 57, passed away February 28, 2007 with his wife of 37 years at his side. He was born June 15, 1948 in Des Moines and graduated from Tech High School in 1966. Don enlisted in the Navy at 17 and then entered the Army Reserve where he served proudly until his retirement. He worked for Little Giant Crane and Shovel and then as a Highway Helper for the DOT.

Don was preceded in death by his parents Edward Victor Wilkins, Mary Agnes Smith and Kenneth Smith. He is survived by his wife Hisae (Mako) Wilkins of Johnston, two daughters, Tina Wilkins (Marti) of Des Moines and Amiko Kramer (Jeremy) of Urbandale, three sisters, three brothers, three grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held 4 pm Monday, March 5, 2007 at Iles Funeral Homes-Westover Chapel. Cremation will follow services. Visitation begins after 1 pm Sunday at Westover Chapel where the family will receive friends from 6 to 8 pm. Memorial contributions may be made to the Iowa Head Injury Association.

ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES FUNERAL HOMES ~ WESTOVER CHAPEL.

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Visitation
Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Sunday, March 4, 2007
1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Monday, March 5, 2007
4:00 PM