October 14, 1925 ~ December 26, 2018
Marjorie Viner Wilkinson, 93, of Wallingford, formerly a longtime resident of Hamden, passed away at Masonic Healthcare Center on Wednesday, December 26, 2018. She was the wife of the late Harold E. Wilkinson. Born in Albany, Australia on October 14, 1925, she was a daughter of the late Denzil B. and Ellen (Exeter) McKail. She is survived by her children; Richard (Amy) Wilkinson, of Boone, KY, Barbara (Richard) Callan, of Hamden, and Thomas (Debbie) Wilkinson, of Northford, eight grandchildren; Lee Callan, Julie Cusano, Patrick Callan, Peter Callan, Jordan Callan, Jamie Wilkinson, Katy Dennis, and Abby Russell, and eleven great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her daughter, Wendy Russell, son, Harold ('Buddy') Wilkinson, brother, Hugh McKail, and sister, Dorothy Silver. A longtime member of Dunbar United Church of Christ in Hamden, she also belonged to the Order of the Eastern Star. Private funeral arrangements are in care of Beecher & Bennett Funeral Home, 2300 Whitney Avenue, Hamden.