Date of BirthJanuary 06, 1930

Elwood S. Wilkins Obituary

Date of BirthJanuary 06, 1930

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Date of PassingJanuary 09, 2017

Elwood S. Wilkins Obituary

from Newark, Delaware, United States

Date of BirthJanuary 06, 1930

Elwood S. Wilkins Obituary

Date of BirthJanuary 06, 1930

477 Views

Date of PassingJanuary 09, 2017

Elwood S. Wilkins Obituary

from Newark, Delaware, United States


Elwood S. Wilkins, IIIAGE: 87 • Landenberg, PAElwood (Wilkie, Ed) S. Wilkins, III age 87 of Landenberg, PA passed away on April 9, 2017. He was born on January 6, 1930 in Wilmington, DE to the late, Elwood S. Wilkins, Jr. and Marie C. (Peterson) Wilkins.Elwood worked for DuPont Stine Laboratory in the Agricultural Research Department for over thirty years. He was a graduate of Newark High School and Maryland Institute of Art. Elwood was an avid automobile historian and was known as an expert in local 18th century antiques and history. He was a member of a number of organizations including: Antique Automobile Club of America, Pennsylvania Heritage Society, Chester County Historical Society, Historic Red Clay Valley, Inc., Wilmington and Western Railroad, and Archaeological Society of Delaware.Elwood is survived by his sister, Clara M. Streets of Newark, DE; nephew, Dale A. Streets, Sr. and his wife, Kara of Middletown, DE; and their children: Dale A. Streets, Jr. and Alexandra M. Streets.A celebration of Elwood's life will be held on Saturday, April 15, 2017 at 11:00AM at Hockessin Friends Cemetery, 1501 Old Wilmington Rd, Hockessin, DE 19707. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made payable to, "Heartland Hospice" and sent in care of R.T. Foard & Jones, Inc., 122 West Main Street, Newark, DE 19711. To send an online condolence, please visit, www.rtfoard.com.