Wilkerson, Florence Marian
Birth: in Washington, D.C.
Residence: Salisbury, Maryland
Death: Friday, May 25, 2018
Laid to Rest: in the Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia
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Florence Marian Wilkerson, 93, of Salisbury and formerly of Calvert County passed away Friday, May 25, 2018 at her son's home in Salisbury. Born in Washington, DC she was the daughter of the late Ralph and Bernice Wilson.
Mrs. Wilkerson was past president and a life member of the American Legion Auxiliary Post 274. She was a volunteer for 27 years with the Meals On Wheels program, in Calvert County. She enjoyed reading, crossword puzzles, her TV programs, and visiting with family.
She is survived by two sons, Michael Wilkerson and his wife, Sherry and Dennis Wilkerson, of Lusby; daughter, Mari Muirhead and her husband, Alfie, of Lusby; granddaughter, Heather Young and her husband, Steve, of Richmond; two great-grandchildren, Jayla and Daelan Wallace, of Richmond; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Norman Richard Wilkerson, Jr.; two sisters, Barbara McDonald and Beverly Hallock; and brother John Marshall Wilson.
Family will receive friends on Saturday, June 9, 2018 from 12:00 p.m. until 1:00 p.m. with a Memorial Service to follow at 1:00 p.m. at Rausch Funeral Home, 20 American Lane, Lusby, MD 20657, with Pastor Rick Barrick officiating. A service in Arlington National Cemetery will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in memory of Mrs. Wilkerson to Calvert Animal Welfare League, PO Box 1660, Prince Frederick, MD 20678, www.cawlrescue.org or Fisher House Foundation, 12300 Twinbrook Parkway #410, Rockville, MD 20852, www.fisherhouse.org.