August 21, 1919 ~ March 31, 2011
Arthur Harold Wilke, 91, of Southern Pines passed awayThursday March 31, 2011 at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital in Pinehurst.
Arthur was born August 21, 1919 in Chicago, IL, and was a son of Arthur and Helen Wilke.
He is survived by his three children, Kathy Townsend and husband Larry of Pinehurst; Gary Wilke and wife Mary of San Antonio, TX; and Jeffrey Wilke of Germantown, MD.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Bernice and sister, Virginia Laurell.
Arthur was a veteran of WWII and was devoted to his wife of 68 years, children, and his desire to play the piano.