In Memory of

Stephen

Wilkinson

Obituary for Stephen Wilkinson

It is with sadness that we the family of Stephen Allen Wilkinson announce his passing on January 30, 2024 at Quinte Health, Belleville General Hospital. Stephen is survived by his mother: Viola Wilkinson, sisters: Barbara Wilkinson, Deborah Kelderman & Tracey Wilkinson. niece: Julianna; nephews: Alexander, Joshua + 5 great nephews. 

Predeceased by his mother: Florence Wilkinson (Woods; 1958), Father: Ronald Wilkinson (2002) & brother-in-law: Gary Kelderman.

Stephen was born, raised & educated in Peterborough ON.  He attended Fleming College, graduating from the Social Work program. He loved live theater & participated in the performance arts communities in Peterborough, Brighton & Belleville.  Stephen found his career niche in manufacturing, in the Cobourg area.  He was an avid reader, on weekday mornings one could almost always find him at his second home; the Belleville Public Library. Steve rests at peace now after a long illness.  Many thanks to numerous healthcare agencies in Quinte and Kingston, Oncology, Cardiac Care & the ICU at BGH.  Special thanks to the Drivers from BCT who drove him to rounds of medical & chemo treatments lifting his spirits on the hard days. 

Rest easy Stephen, all of your struggles are over now. Cremation entrusted to Steele Funeral Home (613-968-2273). Interment at Little Lake Cemetery, Peterborough on Tuesday, April 30, 2024 at 11:00 am.