David P. Wilkins

  • Born: October 30, 1948
  • Died: November 27, 2021
  • Location: Tarrs, Pennsylvania

Saloom-Rega Funeral Service

730 W Main St
Mount Pleasant, PA 15666

Tel. (724) 547-2122

Tribute & Message From The Family

David P. Wilkins, 73, of Tarrs, passed away Saturday, Nov. 27, 2021, at his home with his loving family by his side. David was born Oct. 30, 1948, in Mt. Pleasant, the son of the late Paul A. and Grace Millward Wilkins. David was a 1966 graduate of Southmoreland High School, a member of the Living Hope Church, Whitney, and was a Vietnam veteran, serving with the Coast Guard. David was formerly employed by the Uptagraf Corp., Volkeswagon of America and was currently involved in flipping homes in the area. He was a miniature train enthusiast, a gun collector and loved to travel, especially to the beach. He loved to eat a good meal. Surviving are his wife, Sharon Coddington Wilkins; daughter, Cindy Marshall (Mark); and David's 57 grandcats; stepchildren, Terri Ackerman (Mark Adolfson) and John Ackerman; grandchildren, William Dull, Sophia an Isabel and stepgrandchildren , Andrew Dull, Jonathan, Ana and Emma Ackerman; a sister, Linda Goodlin (Tom); stepmother Catherine Wilkins; step brothers, Rege Biller (Gina), Ken Biller (Jennifer); step sisters, Rose Biller, Laurie Tucker (Ed), Anita Garlowitch (Tim) and Cathy Beveridge (John) and his pet cats, Guy and Baby. In addition to his parents, David was preceded in death by a daughter, Lisa Ann Wilkins. Visitation for family and friends will be held from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021, at SALOOM-REGA FUNERAL SERVICE, 730 W. MAIN ST., MT. PLEASANT where services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursdaywith the Rev. Doug Allen officiating. Interment with military honors conducted by American Legion Post 446, Mt. Pleasant, will follow in the Green Ridge Memorial Park, Connellsville. Please visit David's online memorial at http://www.saloom-rega.com to sign the condolence guest book.


Condolence & Memory Journal

So sorry to hear about your loss

Posted by Ken Bair - Jeannette, PA - Family Friend   December 01, 2021

Dear Sharon
I am so sorry to hear of Dave's passing. You are in my thoughts and prayers. I have many fond memories of teaching Sunday School together. Sending love and hugs. Love Freedie

Posted by Freda Snyder (Dings) - Friend   December 01, 2021

Sharon and family. So sorry for your loss. Sending prayers light and love for you all.

Posted by Judy (Morrison)Gross - Mt, PA - Family   December 01, 2021

Good-bye for now Dave, see you on the other side!

Posted by Bob WILKINS - Hunker, PA - Family   December 01, 2021

Dave was my best friend when we were young.we spent days running around the woods, sled riding, shooting pool & driving his old ford up & down the alley before we were old enough to drive. My deepest condolences to Daves family & friends. R.I.P. Dave.

Posted by Bob King - Ruffsdale, PA - Friend   November 30, 2021

RIP Dave.

Posted by Eugene Borza - Venice, FL - Classmate   November 30, 2021

My deepest sympathies. Sharon, I have fond memories of Dave and all our meetings at our home and yours for our business journey. Hugs Sweet Lady.

Posted by Darlene Fetty - Work   November 30, 2021

Sharon we extend our deepest sympathy to you and your family. We are so sorry for your loss. We have such nice memories of time spent with Dave and you thru Church.

Posted by Oliver and Terri Lewis    November 30, 2021

Prayers for you. Our deepest sympathies are with you and your family.

Posted by Bill & Linda Johnson - Friend   November 30, 2021

Rest in peace my dear friend

Posted by Sandy Schaeffer Jewell - Friend   November 30, 2021