David Wilke, 79, of Newport, passed away on Friday, April 30, 2021, at his home.
David was born on October 2, 1941, in Montrose, New York, to the late Robert and Dorothy Wilke. Following high school, he honorably served in the United States Navy for 4 years. David worked as a nuclear Lab Technician for Con Edison Nuclear Power Plant in New York where he lived from 1941 until 1998. Upon retirement, he moved to the Crystal Coast where he enjoyed being on the water and crabbing.
He is survived by his daughter, Donna Mainville and husband Michael of Malone, NY; sons, Robert Wilke of Malone, NY and Jeffery Wilke of Jacksonville, NC; grandchildren, Brionna Wilke, Nicolas Wilke, Alicia McKoy and Crystal McKoy; and his cat, Mary.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Harriet Wilke.
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Arrangements by Munden Funeral Home & Crematory in Morehead City, NC.
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