Obituaries

Obituaries

Brock E. Wilkerson 1958 - 2005

Services for Brock E. Wilkerson, 47, Stockbridge, Mass., will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Country Club Christian Church in Kansas City, Mo.Mr. Wilkerson died Thursday, Aug. 11, 2005, at Berkshire Medical Center in Pittsfield, Mass., of cancer.He was born April 25, 1958, the son of Lloyd and Betty Brockway Wilkerson. He graduated from Shawnee Mission West High School in 1976 and from Kansas University in 1980. He was president of Phi Epsilon Kappa Honorary Society in 1980 and a member of Beta Theta Pi Social Fraternity. He received a master's degree in business administration from Avila College in Kansas City in 1984. Mr. Wilkerson was an international purchasing agent for General Electric Plastics in Pittsfield, Mass., and an account executive for Severn Trent Laboratories in Westfield, Mass. He was a member of St. Paul's Church in Stockbridge and was a member and past president of the Lenox Club. Survivors include his wife Cathy, of the home; his parents, Raymore, Mo.; two daughters, Elizabeth Brockway Wilkerson and Caroline Joy Wilkerson; and a brother, Brian C., Lawrence.The family will receive friends an hour before and after the services at the church.The family suggests memorials to the Brock Wilkerson Marathon for Cancer Research Fund, sent in care of Berkshires Taconic Community Foundation, 271 Main St., Suite 3, Great Barrington, MA 01230.