Brian Alan Wilkins, Jr.

September 22, 2002 - May 16, 2021

Brian Alan Wilkins, Jr., 18, of Cape Coral, FL, unexpectedly passed away Sunday, May 16, 2021 in Cape Coral. He was born September 22, 2002 in Punta Gorda, FL to Brian Alan Wilkins, Sr., and Jennifer Volbrecht.

Brian was to graduate high school in June 2021. He was happy, loving, and funny with his friends and family.  He enjoyed fishing, gaming, and hanging out with friends and family.  His family is devastated by this loss and Brian will be remembered fondly by all his family and friends.

He is survived by his loving parents, Brian Alan Wilkins, Sr. (Angelina Perry), and Jennifer Volbrecht (Brian); sister, Brianna Taylor Wilkins; maternal grandparents, Donald, and Barbara Roessner of Fort Myers; paternal grandfather, Brad Neff of Punta Gorda; as well as numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins in both Fort Myers, and Punta Gorda.

Brian was preceded in death by his paternal grandmother, Carolyn Neff.

No formal Services are planned at this time.

Memorial Contributions in memory of Brian Alan Wilkins, Jr. are suggested to https://drugfree.org/, 711 Third Avenue, 5th Floor, Suite 500, New York, NY 10017.

Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.

Guestbook

  1. Jennifer Volbrecht-Mom May 19, 2021 at 11:23 am

    I’m devastated and heartbroken and knowing I’ll never see you again or hug you again kills me. I love you so much buddy. You will never leave my heart and I hope you can rest with peace and know how very much you were loved. I will see you again someday. I love you forever ❤️

  2. Michelle Mcneil May 19, 2021 at 11:26 am

    I am so sorry Jenny.. I wish nothing but love and peace during this time to all of you..

  3. Barbara and Don Roessnet May 19, 2021 at 11:53 am

    We loved this boy so much and were looking forward to what his next chapter would bring. Brian you will always be in our hearts and we will never ever forget our Bubba Boy.
    Mimi and Papa

  4. Brianna Wilkins-Sister May 19, 2021 at 12:09 pm

    I never got to say goodbye bubba. But I will always remember you when you were laughing and smiling with me. I loved and cared so much about you. you will always be my baby brother and in my heart. I wish I could of given you a hug before you went out that door. Cause bubba you had the best hugs, and I know in my heart you wanted the best for me as well..

  5. Brianna Wilkins- Sister May 19, 2021 at 12:10 pm

    I never got to say goodbye bubba. But I will always remember you when you were laughing and smiling with me. I loved and cared so much about you. you will always be my baby brother and in my heart. I wish I could of given you a hug before you went out that door. Cause bubba you had the best hugs, and I know in my heart you wanted the best for me as well.

  6. Barbara Roessner May 19, 2021 at 1:28 pm

    Brian our hearts are broken without you. Your Mimi and Papa will always love you and we will never forget our sweet boy.

  7. Karon Nelson May 19, 2021 at 1:46 pm

    We were so sorry to hear about Brian’s death. Nothing I or anyone can say to ease the pain but to let you now you are in our prayers.

  8. Courtney Butts May 19, 2021 at 2:40 pm

    I am so sorry for your loss and heartbroken for your family. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

  9. Melina Kervandjian May 19, 2021 at 3:53 pm

    I am so sorry for the loss of your beloved Brian. I am keeping you and your family in my heart and in my thoughts.

  10. Jayne Houselog May 19, 2021 at 4:48 pm

    Barb, Jenny and all,
    My heart aches for you with the tragic loss of this handsome young man. Please know that you are in our prayers and thoughts. Sometimes life just doesn’t make sense, but I truly believe the answers to our questions will come someday. May God hold you especially tight and guide you with his light.

  11. Amy Bobak May 19, 2021 at 5:29 pm

    I am so heartbroken for you Jenny!!! I’m wrapping you in a hug and praying for strength during this time. I know you were a proud momma. Luv ya girl!!

  12. Bob and Joan Fitzgerald May 19, 2021 at 7:35 pm

    Please know that you all are in our thoughts and prayers. We were so sorry to hear of Brian’s death. He will always be with you in your hearts. May you find comfort knowing that he is resting in the peace of Our Lord and watching over your family. With deepest sympathy, Bob and Joan Fitzgerald

  13. Stacey O'Neill May 19, 2021 at 9:21 pm

    My heartfelt condolences to Jenny and the entire family for this tragic and unimaginable loss of your sweet Brian.

  14. Shannon and Mike Bergeron May 19, 2021 at 10:17 pm

    We are so sorry for the loss of your son. Our deepest condolences go out out to you all .

  15. Trudy Doramus May 19, 2021 at 10:24 pm

    Sending deepest sympathy and prayers to help comfort you on your tragic loss of Brian. Absolutely sickened with disbelief to know he’s gone from your lives!

  16. Jerry and Bonnie Volbrecht May 20, 2021 at 12:17 am

    Our love and prayers will always be with you Jenn, our sweet daughter-in-law. Dwell in all the memories that made you smile and be proud of your son. Hold tight to the everlasting arms of Jesus, being thankful for the years you had to hold and raise Brian. Love You, Mom & Dad Volbrecht

  17. Heather May 20, 2021 at 5:53 am

    I am ver sorry for your loss…Thoughts and prayers for you and the family….

  18. Dani raze and Jim boling May 20, 2021 at 8:47 pm

    Jenny and family, such awful news. Just devastating for everyone that knew Brian and knows you. My heart breaks for you. It’s just not fair that this beautiful young man was taken to early. Know that he will always be part of you and in your heart. I’m so sorry! Prayers.

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