Tributes Online - 'Ric' Wilkinson

'Ric' Richard Charles Wilkinson

22/04/1950 - 6/10/2021

WILKINSON, Richard Charles (Ric)

Passed peacefully surrounded by his loved ones at his home at age 71.

Beloved partner to Fay, father to Sacha & Gerry, Vic & Regis, Olivia, Georgia & Saul, Siline, Lafulafu, Moana & William, Violet, Carol, Damien & Ameliaranne. Brother to Peter, John, George and the late Terry Wilkinson. Loving Papa to Puavai & Rev. Maua, Moana & Aleni, Stephen & Mele & Poppo(Papa) to his many grandchildren.

Messages to ‘the Wilkinson family’ may be left here in Ric’s tribute book or posted c/- PO Box 14-366, Kilbirnie, Wellington, 6241.

A service to celebrate Ric’s life will be held at The Cockburn Street Chapel, cnr Cockburn Street and Onepu Road, Kilbirnie, Wellington on Monday 11th October 2021 at 9am, thereafter a private cremation. A wake will be held at The Corner Bar following the service.

Under current restrictions, attendance will be by invitation only. We send our love and will be thinking of all those unable to attend. However, if you wish to attend via zoom, please contact the family on This will be dependent on numbers.

Service Information
Date: 11/10/2021 Time: 9:00 a.m.
Location: Cockburn Street Chapel
cnr Onepu Road and Cockburn Street
Kilbirnie, Wellington
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