Geraldine “Jerry” Evelyn Becker Wilkins, 95, of Austin, passed away Thursday, April 22, 2021.
Jerry was born Aug. 15, 1925, at home to the late Cecelia and Albert Becker. She graduated from St. Mary’s School as valedictorian.
She married Eugene Wilkins on March 21, 1998, and they were married for 17 years.
Jerry worked as an accountant for Brown and Root at Lake Bastrop and for the Texas Department of Public Safety, State Board of Vocational Nursing and TX Comptroller’s Office, from which she retired.
She enjoyed sewing, bird watching, quilting, traveling and being a tour guide for Clark Travel for many years, playing with her grandchildren and great grandchildren and caring for her lovely yard.
She was also involved as a director in the Williamson County Old Settlers Association, Beta Sigma Phi and the Bastrop Senior Center.
Jerry was preceded in death by her husband, Eugene Wilkins; parents, Albert and Cecelia Becker; sister, Dorothy Rosenberg; brothers Albert Becker Jr. and Cecil Becker; and first husband, Harold Farley.
Jerry is survived by her daughters, Renee Moore and husband Randy of Bastrop, and Shana Pokorny and husband David of Austin; grandchildren, Pat Hanna and wife Melissa of Bastrop, Michele Evans and husband Richey of Austin, Gina Drury and husband Matt of Leander, and Melanie Clark. She dearly loved her great grandchildren, Tanner and Aubrie Hanna, Kalee and Scarlett Moore and Sawyer Drury. Also surviving are her nieces and nephew Philip Greenlees, Pamela Hammers and Sandra Greenlee, as well as many great nieces and nephews.
A visitation will be held Tuesday April 27, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Condra Funeral Home. Graveside services will be held Wednesday April 28, at 11:15 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery.
Honorary pallbearers are Philip Greenlees and the Directors of the Williamson County Old Settlers Association.
David Pokorny, Randy Moore, Pat Hanna, Matt Drury, Tanner Hanna and Richey Evans will serve as pallbearers.
Flowers are appreciated, however if you wish to make a memorial donation, please do so in Jerry’s honor to the St. Mary’s School in Taylor.
The family of Jerry Wilkins wishes to thank the staff of Resolutions Hospice and The Pointe at Cedar Park for their care preceding her passing.