Ronald Wilkinson

Apr 17th, 1944 - Dec 13th, 2017


Blue Funeral Home (Marion)

Sun, Dec. 17th, 2017 4pm-7pm

Ronald Wilkinson

Marion-Ronald L. Wilkinson, 73, passed away on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at Heartland Regional Medical Center.

Ronald was born on April 17, 1944 in Streator, IL to Charles Wayne and Genevieve (Hert) Wilkinson. He married Mary Lynn Hercegovics and she survives of Marion.

Ronald served in the U.S. Army from 1962-1967. He worked for 33 years for Chevron then part time at Timberline in security.  Ronald was of Lutheran Faith; he loved to fish and enjoyed spending time at the lake with family.

Survivors include:

Wife-Mary Lynn Wilkinson

Son-Frank and Ann Luce

Daughter-Michelle and Mark Robinson

Daughter-Jennifer Koetz


Andrew Luce

Ashley Smith

Matthew and Vanessa Sievert

Kaitlynn Sievert

Zach Koetz

Jonathon Koetz

Frank Luce

Emily Robinson

Mark Robinson

Marissa Luce

Jacob Robinson

Sophia Luce

Great grandchildren:

Drew Luce

Kayla Luce

Michael Luce

Alydia Smith

Alayna Smith

Ayden Smith

Presley Sievert

Asher Poston

Sister-Charlotte and Gordon Millerin

Brother-Robert and Karla Wilkinson

Several nieces, nephews and cousins

He was preceded by his father; mother; step father, Clarence May; son, Ralph Wilkinson and son in law, Kyle Koetz

Visitation will be held on Sunday, December 17, 2017 from 4pm-7pm at Blue Funeral Home in Marion.

Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude and will be accepted at Blue Funeral Home/PO Box 411/Marion, IL 62959

4 Guestbook Messages

  • Guest: Tonya Moak

    From: , Illinois

    Date: December 16, 2017

    I am going to miss my Ron. A very good man. Funny but strict in his faith for his country. He was the reason that I asked for the flag at Timberline. Mary you are in my thoughts and prayers. Tonya Moak

  • Guest: Sherry Rix

    From: Carbondale , Illinois

    Date: December 16, 2017

    Sending my Love & Prayers for you and your family ❤️ Sherry Rix

  • Guest: Bougie and Sharon Goodman

    From: Marion, Illinois

    Date: December 17, 2017

    Ron was a good person and very well liked. He will be missed. He was one of our best employees. Our prayers are with you Mary and the family.

  • Guest: Dennis and Lola Morris

    From: Marion, Illinois

    Date: December 28, 2017

    Sorry to hear about Ron. Our prayers are with you.