Our beloved mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend, Jeanine Sorensen Wilkinson, 72, returned to her heavenly home and the awaiting arms of her sweetheart, Arlo, on July 20, 2014, in Glenwood, surrounded by her family, following a valiant battle with cancer.
Jeanine was born on May 25, 1942 in Glenwood, Utah, to Junius and IvaLee Sorenson Sorensen. She attended elementary school in Glenwood, junior high and high school in Richfield and Ex'Cel'Cis Beauty School in Salt Lake City where she became a licensed beautician. She married Arlo Wilkinson on July 19, 1963 in the Manti LDS Temple.
Jeanine is survived by her children: Randy, Draper; Robyn (Mike) Mills, Monroe; Shannon (Chris) Hansen, Spanish Fork; Sheree Wilkinson, Salt Lake City; Valerie (Rulon) Jones, St. George; 11 grandchildren and two great-granddaughters; siblings: Rosalie Christensen, Nan Bodily, Marilyn Fleming, Kaye Bybee, Richard Sorensen, Julie Richens.
She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, and two siblings.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at 12:00 Noon in the Glenwood LDS Chapel. Friends may call at the Magleby Mortuary in Richfield on Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m. or at the ward chapel in Glenwood on Wednesday from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Interment will be in the Glenwood Cemetery.
Funeral Directors: Magleby Mortuary, Richfield, Salina and Manti.
Online guestbook at www.maglebymortuary.com
Published in Deseret News on July 22, 2014