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1936 - 2016 Obituary Condolences
Gilbert Walter Lund, Jr. was born in Ballard, Washington, on August 14, 1936, and passed from this life on August 24, 2016, in Bakersfield, California, at the age of 80.
He worked in sales for the Gerber Baby Food Company for 33 years. Gilbert loved his family, his home, and golf.
He proudly served in the United States Air Force from 1959 to 1963; and on April 2, 1960, Gilbert married Joy Marie Williams. They moved to Bakersfield in 1964.
Gilbert is survived by his loving wife, Joy; his son, Eric "Rick" Gilbert Lund; his daughter, Kimmie Dixcine Baker; grandchildren, Benjamin S. Baker, Rebecca Baker, Joshua S. Baker (Valerie), and Mitchell G. Baker; and by great-grandchildren, Brandon G. Baker and Holden S. Baker. Gilbert also leaves behind many other family members and friends.
Services will be held at Greenlawn Funeral Home Northeast, 3700 River Blvd., on Wednesday, August 31, with visitation from 8:30 - 10:00 a.m., followed by a chapel service at 10:00 a.m. Interment will be at Bakersfield National Cemetery at a future date.
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Published in Bakersfield Californian on Aug. 30, 2016
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