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Paul R. Gilkeson

September 14, 1947 December 15, 2019
Paul R. Gilkeson
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Paul R. “Stink” Gilkeson, 72, of Roanoke, VA, passed away Sunday, December 15th, 2019.

Paul is survived by his wife Sharon Cogar Gilkeson; children Paul Scott Gilkeson and wife Leanne, Rikki West and husband Shawn; grandchildren Justin Lipes, Clayton Gilkeson, Mackenzie Gilkeson, McKayla Hartman, Payten Hartman, Dalton Gilkeson and Kaylee West; great-grandson Noah Lipes; brother Mark Gilkeson; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

The family will receive friends Thursday, December 19th, 2019 from 6 to 8 PM at Simpson Funeral Home Chapel, Roanoke.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the Wounded Warrior Project in Paul’s name.

Arrangements by Simpsons Funeral Home – (540) 366-0707

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6:00 PM 12/19/2019 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 12/19/2019 8:00:00 PM
Simpson Funeral Home

5160 Peters Creek Road
Roanoke, VA 24019

Simpson Funeral Home
5160 Peters Creek Road Roanoke 24019 VA
United States

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