Born on June 13, 1947 in Sayre, he was a son of Margaret Wells Wilcox McDonough of Sugar Run and the late Oliver W. Wilcox, Sr.
He graduated from Wyalusing Valley Jr.-Sr. High School in 1965. He then attended Penn State University from which he enlisted in the U. S. Army where he was a Green Beret. He was honorably discharged and returned to Penn State University.
He was an avid bicycler.
Surviving, in addition to his mother, are a son, Richard Wilcox of Hornbrook; sister, Kathleen (Doug) Bowman of Jacksonville, NC; several nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by brothers, David Gregory Wilcox in 1949 and Oliver W. Wilcox, Jr. in 1986.
A memorial service was held Saturday, Sept. 21 at 11 a.m. at the P. Dean
Home, 1 Grovedale
Pastor Joseph P.
Billingsley of the
Friends called at the funeral home Saturday morning from 10 a.m. until the time of the service.
Memorials may be directed to the Wyalusing Valley Volunteer Fire Department, c/o Tom Miller, PO Box 86, Wyalusing, PA 18853.
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