Jerome Fredrick Gilles

Jerome Fredrick Gilles Haslett Jerome Fredrick Gilles, 83, passed away on March 2, 2013. He was born on June 8, 1929 in Saginaw, the son of Frederick and Sophia Gilles. Jerome proudly served in the United States Air Force. After graduating from Michigan State University, he worked for Michigan Trucking Association, Michigan Department of Education, and as a safety consultant for the State of Michigan. Surviving Jerome are his wife of 47 years, Laura; children, Daniel of Grand Rapids and Amy of Franklin, TN; and grandchildren Auston and Eliana. Memorial Service will be held 11:00 a.m. Thursday, March 7th, 2013, at St. Katherine's Episcopal Church in Williamston, with Pastor Ronald Byrde officiating.

Published in Lansing State Journal on Mar. 5, 2013