We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell
Funeral services will be Friday, February 10, 2006 for 78 year old Walter
Gilbert of Chester, IL who passed away Tuesday, February 7, 2006 at Memorial
Hospital in Chester, IL.
He was born February 12, 1927 in Farrell, MS, the son of Oceola and Mary
(Maupin) Gilbert. He married Ruby Mae Kirkover on August 25, 1957 in
Chester, IL and she survives.
Also surviving are two sons, Kevin of Carol Stream, IL and Randy of
Chester, IL. One daughter, Cynthia Gilbert of Evansville, IL. One brother,
Jim Gilbert of Memphis, TN. Four sisters, Nollie Davis and Hazel Davis of
Como, MS, Alice Belenchia of Philadelphia, MS and Esther Vaughan of Cordova,
Six grandchildren and three great grandchildren also survive.
He was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers and one sister.
Friends are calling after 5pm Thursday, February 9, 2006 at the Schroeder
McClure Funeral Chapel in Chester, IL.
Funeral services for Walter Gilbert will be Friday, February 10, 2006 at
11am from the Schroeder McClure Funeral Chapel in Chester, IL with Rev. Mike
Fogerson officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery.
Memorials can be made to Memorial Hospital in Chester, IL.