Milton Wilkes 87, of Vincennes passed away on Saturday, January 7, 2023. Milton was born on January 15, 1935 in Vincennes to the late Earl and Dora (Benefield) Wilkes. Milton was a graduate of Lincoln High School and worked many years for Sears and Roebuck. He enjoyed; golfing, woodworking, auctions, and working alongside his beloved wife Shirley in her ceramic shop.
Those left to mourn the loss of Milton are; children, Ernest Wilkes (Melody) of Seymour, Cindi Ouellette (Larry) of Noblesville, and Scott Wilkes (Kristen) of Bruceville; nine grandchildren; fourteen great-grandchildren; siblings, Paula Land (Steve) of Holland,Indiana, and Richard Wilkes (Vicki) of Raeford, North Carolina.
He was preceded in death by; beloved wife, Shirley Jean Wilkes; a son, Kenneth Clark Wilkes. A funeral service will be held 1 P.M. Friday January 13, 2023 at the Fredrick and Son McClure-Utt Funeral Homes Vincennes chapel following he will laid to rest in the Mt Calvary Cemetery, the family will receive friends from 11am until the time of the service. Onoline condolences may be left for the family at www.fredrickandson.com
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