Timothy John Wilkinson, 53, of Rome, N.Y. passed away peacefully on July 1, 2018. He was born on January 2, 1965, in Rome, a son of John and Johanna Gualteri Wilkinson. Timothy attended Harvey Alter Grade School, Rome Free Academy and Oriskany High School. He was formerly employed by CTS Contracting, Cathedral Printing and Taylor Rental. Timothy was an avid NASCAR fan who enjoyed watching all types of auto racing.
He is survived by his loving parents, John and Johanna Wilkinson, Rome; two brothers, Richard Wilkinson and his daughter, Jenna, Middletown, PA, Christopher and Julie Hamala Wilkinson and their children, Chase and Hanna, Huntersville, N.C.; three uncles, Rodney and Anna Prill Wilkinson, Richard Wilkinson and Robert Wilkinson; one aunt, Christine and Wayne Waterman; along with many cousins.
The family would like to thank Anthony, Tina and Greg for all their help and support.
A celebration of life will be held at the family’s home on Roberts Street at a later date. There are no calling hours. Funeral arrangements by Strong-Burns & Sprock Funeral Home, 7751 Merrick Road, Rome.