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Mr. Alexander Urias (Chuke) Wilkins

It is with broken hearts that the Wilkins, Cummings and Ketter families announce the sudden death of Mr. Alexander Urias (Chuke) Wilkins.  Beloved father, brother, uncle, cousin, friend, former member of the social club Kuba.

He departed this life on Monday, October 7, 2019 at his apartment in Bladensburg, Maryland, USA. 

He was predeceased by his parents, Mrs. Mary A. Cummings and Mr. Jerry Ivor Wilkins, his maternal brother M. Lafayette (Mac) Crusoe), his nephew Mr. M. Alexander Ketter Jr. and his brother-in-law and Godfather Mr. M. Alexander Ketter Sr.

He leaves to mourn his loss, his devoted children Michuta, and Marina Wilkins ; his grandchildren, Diante, Darius, Makayla and Malik, his loving sisters Mrs. Catherine Ketter (who was a mother to him), Mrs. Marilyn Wilkins-Stryker (Sam), brothers Jerry, and Larry Wilkins, nephews, nieces, grand nieces and nephews, great grand nieces and nephews, cousins, in-laws and a host of friends, relatives in the U.S., Liberia and Cote De Voire'

Funeral Services:

Friday, October 25, 2019 at 10:00 AM

Trinity Episcopal Church,

2005 Piney Branch Rd.

Washington, DC 20012


Michuta Wilkins (Daughter)    -   (202) 975-9169

Marina Wilkins   (Daughter)    -   (301) 682-1248

Catherine Ketter  (Sister)         -   (240) 423-7224