Claude Chubb Wilkins, 78, of N. Syracuse, died Saturday at St. Joseph's Hospital. Born on December 31, 1933, he was the son of Claude and Irene Chubb.
Claude proudly served his country as a paratrooper with the Army Airborne.
Surviving are his daughter, Theresa Irene Carswell of Bay St. Louis, MS. He was predeceased by his beloved sons, Michael, Steven and Thomas; sisters Donna and Geraldine; and brother Verne B. Chubb.
Calling hours will be 9 to 10 a.m. Saturday at New Comer Funeral Home, 705 North Main St., North Syracuse, with services to follow.
Burial will be in North Syracuse Cemetery.
Contributions may be made to Disabled American Veterans or to VFW Post #7290.
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