Joseph Wilkins

Joseph W. Wilkins Jr.

Friday January 7, 1955 - Wednesday September 18, 2019
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Wilkins Jr., Joseph W., 64, of Galloway, passed away September 18, 2019. Born in Miami, FL, he was raised in Pleasantville and lived many years in Somers Point before moving to Galloway 27 years ago. Joe was a general contractor and roofer for many years, self-employed out of Galloway Township and at the end of his career he worked for Stroehmann’s Bakery in Pleasantville. In his free time, Joe loved spending time with his family, especially on vacations in the Poconos and he also enjoyed golfing.

Joe is predeceased by his son, Joseph W. Wilkins, III. He is survived by his wife, Ruth E. (Cisco) Wilkins; his children, Nicholas E., Cody J (Donyele), Jaime L., Ruth H. and Edward C. Wilkins; his sister, Thelma Sirman; and his 4 grandchildren.

Visitation will be 12PM to 1PM on Tuesday, September 24, 2019 at Parsels Funeral Home, 324 New Jersey Ave., Absecon. A service will follow at 1PM. Burial will take place at Laurel Memorial Park, Egg Harbor Twp. For online condolences, please visit
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Tuesday September 24, 2019 | - 12:00pm
    Tuesday September 24, 2019 - 12:00pm
    Parsels Funeral Home
    324 New Jersey Avenue
    Absecon 08201
  • Service

    Tuesday September 24, 2019 |
    Tuesday September 24, 2019
    Parsels Funeral Home
    324 New Jersey Avenue
    Absecon 08201
  • Interment

    Laurel Memorial Park
    English Creek Avenue at Tilton Road
    Egg Harbor Township 08234


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Lynn Sausto

Posted at 12:00am
Dearest Ruth and family, I am so very sorry to hear about Joe. He was always a kind and gentle man when I would see him. My love to you all, Lynn

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