April 7, 2014

Connie Jean Wilkison


---- — Connie Jean Wilkison, 65, Logansport, went to be with her Lord at 12:51 a.m. Saturday, April 5, 2014 in St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis. Born Dec. 5, 1948, in Peru, she was the daughter of Vince and Barbara Mughmaw Hoagland. In 1973, she was married to Stan Wilkison who preceded her in death in 2008.

Connie had worked at Delco Electronics in Kokomo.

Connie was a member of American Legion Auxiliary in Peru, where she enjoyed playing bingo. She enjoyed crocheting and reading. Connie especially loved listening to music.

Surviving are three sons and one daughter-in-law, Mark VanArsdale, Logansport, and Dennis and Angie VanArsdale, Logansport, and Tommy VanArsdale, Mississippi; brother and sister-in-law, Scott and Chrissy Richter, New Jersey; sister, Bobbie Wilkison, Greencastle; three grandchildren, Braxton (Heather) VanArsdale, Samuel VanArsdale and Shelby Scott; and one great-grandchild, Aiden VanArsdale.

She was also preceded in death by her mother and stepfather, Barbara and Kenneth Richter; father, Vince Hoagland; and her son, Kenneth VanArsdale..

A gathering of family and friends will take place from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Fisher Funeral Chapel & Cremation Services, Logansport, to celebrate her life and share memories.

Memorial contributions may be made to a favorite charity. You may light a candle online, share condolences and view her video tribute at