Online Obituaries for the Troy, Royal Oak, Clawson & Shelby Township MI Area

Gerald R Wilkos

June 13, 1941 - April 02, 2017

Online Obituaries for the Troy, Royal Oak, Clawson & Shelby Township MI Area

Gerald (Jerry) Wilkos of Warren passed away on Sunday afternoon, April 2, 2017 surrounded by his family at St. Johns Hospital.  He was born June 13, 1941 in Hamtramck.  He attended Hamtramck High School where he met his wife of 55 years, Joan.  He retired from General Motors and Electronic Data Systems after 30 years of service. Jerry was an avid fan of the Lions and Tigers.  He loved spending time with his grandchildren and attending their sporting events and dance recitals.

He is survived by his wife Joan; Daughters Sherry Dishman and Holly Bean; son Michael Wilkos; and grandchildren; Jacob, Madalyn, Jordan, Nolan and Lily,

He is preceded in death by his parents Edward and Gertrude Wilkos and brothers Richard and Donald Wilkos.

Funeral Information

The family will welcome friends at the Gramer Funeral Home, Diener Chapel in Shelby Township on Friday April 7, 2017 from 2 until 9 p.m. Funeral services will be conducted 10 a.m., Saturday April 8, 2017 at Gramer Funeral Home, Diener Chapel, 48271 Van Dyke (South of 22 Mile Road), Shelby Township, Michigan

Donations Information

Donations in his memory may be made to the American Diabetes Association.

Donations Link:

American Diabetes Association


Visitation:  Gramer Funeral Home, Diener Chapel

Service:  Gramer Funeral Home, Diener Chapel

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