Haskell "Chuck" WilkinsOctober 7, 1933 ~ February 9, 2017 (age 83)
Haskell C Wilkins “Chuck” born Oct. 4, 1933 in Rush Springs OK. went home to be with God February 9 2017. Chuck was diagnosed with cancer February 3, 2017 and passed away in his sleep at home with his family. Chuck was a veteran of the Korean War where he served as a Cannon Cocker at a field artillery unit in Korea. He married Betty Osborne Oct. 7, 1956 and they raised two children Shelley and Robert at their home in Southwest Oklahoma City. Chuck retired from Tinker AFB after in 1989 after 35 years of service, where he made many lifetime friends from all over the U.S.. He was a B-52 systems analyst. responsible for weapons and navigation upgrades. He then went to work for Avis Rental Cars at the airport where he retired from there after 20 plus years. Chuck loved to work and be apart of whatever was going. He was very conscience of being the best performer he could be. Chuck also enjoyed woodworking and taking care of his pride and joy Betty and anyone in need of help. Chuck and Betty are members of Northwest Christian Church.
His passing was very sudden which was a blessing in disguise I guess you could say and his family and friends will miss him so very much.
Chuck is survived by his wife Betty of 61 years, children Shelley Shoreland of Blanchard, Robert Wilkins of Oklahoma City and grandson Michael Wilkins Moore Oklahoma.
Visitation for Chuck is Thursday, February 16th from 12pm-8pm at Moore Funeral and Cremation. Services are 2pm, Friday, February 17th at the chapel of Moore Funeral and Cremation. Lunch will be served at noon for all who attend. Interment will follow at Resthaven Memory Gardens.