Emma Van Sickle Wilkin

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.

Emma Van Sickle Wilkin

Jeffersonville — Funeral services for Mrs. Emma Van Sickel [sic] Wilkin were held today at the Presbyterian Church here.  The Reverend Joseph Kovach officiated.  Burial was in the Presbyterian Cemetery.  Beside her husband, Dr. Charles Wilkin, a son, Osmer of Newburgh, survives.

Source:  Middletown Times-Herald, July 3, 1947.