SHARON — Joshua Wilkinson, 41, of Sharon Valley Road died Feb. 9, 2021, at Sharon Hospital. He was the husband of Tanya Wallace Wilkinson.
Joshua was born in Torrington on July 5, 1979, the son of Richard Kearns Jr. and Linda Palmer.
A graduate of Housatonic Valley Regional High School, Joshua worked in landscaping with Upcountry in Sharon for many years. He was a longtime member of the Sharon Fire Department.
He was an avid pool player and loved playing horseshoe and cornhole games.
In addition to his wife and mother, he is survived by his two sons, Gage and Mason Wilkinson; his stepsisters, Heather Kearns and Ryan St. John; his stepbrother, Mark St. John; many aunts and uncles; and his best friends, Matt and Brittany Hosier and Sean Milton.
A celebration of Joshua’s life will be on July 10 at 1 p.m. at the Sharon Veterans Field. Memorial contributions may be made to the Sharon Fire Department.
Arrangements are under the care of the Kenny Funeral Home in Sharon.