Robert G. Gilbert1928-2013
Robert G. Gilbert, age 85 of Princeton, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013 at Home. There will be no services. Burial will be private and at a later date.
Robert G. Gilbert was born on Mar 28, 1928 in Peoria Il. to Floyd and Mabel (Michaels) Gilbert. He graduated from Princeton High School in 1947. He married Margaret Healy on April 4, 1955 in Whitter, CA. He worked for Sears and the Princeton Park District. He lived most of his life in CA. before returning to Princeton in 1993. Mr. Gilbert was a History buff and liked airplanes.
He is survived by his wife Margaret, one daughter, Cyndi (Robert) Walton and one son, Jeff Gilbert, all of Princeton. Two grand-daughters, Jody (Kevin) Coleman and Lisa Johnson both of Princeton and two great-grandsons, Anthony Griffin and Khalil Coleman.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and one great-grandson, Tyler Griffin.
Memorials may be directed to the Princeton Park District.