Violet A. Wilkinson

Violet A. Wilkinson, 88 of Allens Lane, Rehoboth and formerly of East Providence passed away on Saturday, December 19, 2015 at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Center.  Born in East Providence, she was a daughter of the late Alfred and Minnie (Silva) Travers.  Mrs. Wilkinson was a Consumer Loan Officer at Bank of America for twenty years before she retired. After her retirement she worked for a short time at Hospital Trust Bank. She attended Rhode Island School of Design and obtained a certificate in Decorative Arts.  She leaves one son, Bruce R. Wilkinson of Providence, one daughter, Susan J. Ohsberg and her husband Roland of Rehoboth, four grandchildren, Andrew Joseph Wilkinson, Christopher G. Seal and his wife Amy, Jeffrey B. Seal and Samantha Ohsberg and two great grandchildren, Jackson E. Seal and Miriam V. Seal. She was the mother of the late Donna L. Wilkinson.  Her funeral and visitation will be held on Tuesday, December 22, 2015 from 10-11 AM in the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a service to follow at 11 AM. Burial will be in Mt. St. Mary’s Cemetery. In lieu of flowers contributions to Home & Hospice Care of RI, 1085 North Main Street, Providence, RI 02904 would be appreciated.