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Joanne Nelson Wilkins

August 17, 1928 ~ January 12, 2021 (age 92)

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Joanne Nelson Wilkins  92, of Ligonier died peacefully in the Ligonier Gardens on Tuesday January 12, 2021.

She was born August 17, 1928, in East McKeesport, daughter of the late Robert and Blanche Nelson. Preceded in death by her husband Harry J Wilkins and sisters Jean Strong, Roberta Leslie and Carol Fulmer;

Loving mother of Todd J Wilkins and Jeffrey Allen and his wife JoLynn;

Cherished grandmother of Kristen and Joshua;

Aunt of numerous nieces and nephews.

Joanne enjoyed bowling, golfing, playing cards and watching hummingbirds and the numerous deer that visited her backyard. She was a longtime Library aide at the R.K. Mellon Elementary School in Ligonier and was the bookkeeper for her husband’s construction business.

Friends will be received on Friday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. where a funeral service will follow at the Snyder-Green Funeral Home Inc. 402 East Church St. Ligonier  724-238-2611.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to the Heritage U.M. Church 107 W. Main St. Ligonier Pa 15658


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January 15, 2021

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
East Church St. Ligonier

Funeral Service
January 15, 2021

1:00 PM
East Church St. Ligonier

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