GORDON W. GILBERT, 74, passed away on Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, in Fort Wayne. Born in Oneida, N.Y., Gordon attended Indiana University where he was a member of Theta Chi Fraternity. While attending Indiana University, he met Carol Szink, whom he married in Fort Wayne. He served his country in the Air Force and was stationed in France. Gordon worked in data processing at Magnavox for 25 years. He was a member of St. Jude Catholic Church, Lake George Sail Club and Lake George Lake Owners Association. He was an avid Indiana University football and basketball fan and a Detroit Tigers and Lions fan. Surviving are his sisters, Judy Molinsky of Oklahoma City, Okla. and Nancy (George) Shepard of Cansastota, N.Y.; his good friend and caregiver, Judith Hackett. He was preceded in death by his parents, Gordon and Sophie Gilbert; and wife, Carol Gilbert. Mass of Christian Burial is 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, at St. Jude Catholic Church, with calling one hour prior. Father Jake Runyon officiating. Calling also from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, at D.O. McComb & Sons Pine Valley Park Funeral Home, 1320 East Dupont Road, with a Vigil at 4:30 p.m. Entombment in Catholic Cemetery, Fort Wayne. Memorials may be made to Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana. To sign the online guestbook, visit www.domccombandsons.com
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Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Aug. 23, 2014