Carl Wilkerson, 72, passed peacefully into the hands of his Lord on February 11, 2015. He was born in Alexandria, Va. He graduated from Oxon Hill High School in Oxon Hill, Md. He worked at the Navel Research Lab in Washington D.C. for eleven years. He moved to Florida in 1979, where he worked for Daly Aluminum and Simpson Cleaning Systems before starting his own business, retiring in 2007.
Carl is survived by his bride Carol; they were together for 34 years, married 31 and were inseparable from the very first time they met. Theirs is a love that will last beyond forever.
Carl is also survived by two beloved children; Bob Evans (Teresa) and Melissa O’Brien (Tony) both of Manassas Virginia; grandchildren Carl Aaron, Rachel, Tara and Brittany; great-grandchildren Ashlynne, Junior, Dominic, Adriana, and Wyatt. He was preceded in death by his mother Elizabeth Wilkerson, father Carl C. Wilkerson Sr, brother Alvis and sister Jewel Lockhart.
Carl had a special love for dogs. Since he requested no flowers, if you would like, please donate to your favorite animal rescue center so that more lives can be saved.