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Emma Jean Wilkins Brogoitti



Emma Jean Wilkins Brogoitti (6-8-29 to 5-29-13) passed away on May 29, 2013 at the age of 83.

She was born in Blackfoot, Idaho on June 8, 1929 to Albert and Florence Whitten. After high school she moved to Pasco, Wash. where she met and married Myron “Mike” E. Wilkins. In 1955, they moved to Goldendale, Wash. where they raised their three children Theodore, Robyn and John. In 1974, they decided to move to Lyle, Wash. and lived there until Mike passed away in 1989.

Jean was then reacquainted with Glen Brogoitti and in 1990 they were married and she moved to Helix, Ore. where they lived for 15 years. Jean enjoyed gardening, crocheting, doing crafts, traveling by RV, her pets and most of all spending time with her family.

She is survived by her children; son Theodore Wilkins along with his wife Carla, daughter Robyn Crocker along with her husband Joel, and son John Wilkins; her siblings Loeta Goodnight, Wayne Whitten, Fred Whitten, and Joan Palmer; her grandchildren Shannon Crocker along with Justin Ihrig, Ginger Plum and her husband Michael, Jacob Crocker and his wife Rachel, Denica Wilkins, Callan Wilkins, and six great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Heart of Hospice, 2621 Wasco Street, Hood River, Ore. 97031.


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