R. “Little Joe” Wilkinson
February 28, 1978 –
November 2, 2013
– Josef, 35, died November 2nd doing what he loved, riding
his motorcycle. He was born in Tacoma, WA, then moved to
Lebanon in 2004 where he met his loving wife, Amber. They
began dating in 2005 and then married in 2008. Josef was a
very family oriented man, he enjoyed time with his wife and
kids, as well as all of his nieces and nephews, also his NPMC
and NVMC family. This is where his passion was, enjoying time
on his Harley Davidson with his brothers of the MC world.
He enjoyed fishing with his son and allowing his
daughter to paint his toe nails, but most of all loving his
is survived by his wife: Amber of Lyons; children: Kalub &
Kassy Ferebee of Lyons; grandmother: Shirlee Benjamin of
Burlington, WA; mother: Theresia Clinard of Tacoma, WA;
sister: Elise Wilkinson of Tacoma, WA; mother &
father-in-law: Donna & Blaine Dysinger of Lebanon;
brothers: Ricky (Vanja) Autry of Lebanon, Jeff Autry of
Lebanon, Casey Drunen of Tacoma, WA, Carlos Salazar of Miami,
FL, John Dysinger of Tacoma, WA and a lot of nieces and
nephews and all his friends. He was preceded in death by his
grandfather, Bud Benjamin and father, Mike Wilkinson.
is welcome to a ride for “LJ” Saturday, November 9, 2013
starting at The Country Kitchen 1219 Main St. Lyons,
kickstands up at 11:00 am and a Celebration of Life will
follow at the Elks Lodge 633 Park St. Lebanon at 1:00 pm.
Josef had the biggest heart of any person, he loved everyone.
Serving the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.