Mrs Emma Wilkin, 72, a resident of Jeffersonville for 43 years, died on Monday, June 30 at her home following a lengthy illness. Mrs Wilkin was born at Sparrowbush on Oct 17 1875, the daughter of Emmet VanSickle and Charlotte A Boyd.
Fourty five years ago, she was married to Dr Charles A Wilkin of Jeffersonville, who survives her. Other survivors inclued a son, Osmer of Newburgh and a sister.
Mrs Wilkin was a member of the O E S and the Presbyterian church where funeral services will be conducted tomorrow Thursday at 2:30 p.m. Rev Joseph Kovach officiating and interment will be made in the Presyterian Cemetery by Undertake Brand.
Source: Sullivan County Democrat, July 3, 1947.