John B., passed away on Wednesday, April 16, 2014. He was 90. Born in Hackensack, he was a long time resident of Midland Park. John served in the U.S. Army during WWII
, was a POW in Germany, the recipient of a Purple Heart
and Bronze Star
. He was a member of the VFW
Post 7086 in Midland Park and the Allendale rod and gun club.
His wife Gladys J. Gilmour died in 2003. Survivors include his four children: Virginia A. Marra (Joseph), John "Jack" W. Gilmour (Mary.Jo), Sue L. Milano (Leo) and Edward J. Gilmour (Sharon); a granddaughter Ann Cantalupo (Anthony) and a grandson John W. Gilmour, Jr. and two great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, April 19th from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at Olthuis Funeral Home (ofhmp.com
), 159 Godwin Ave., Midland Park. The committal service and interment will be held at 1 PM on Monday, April 21st at George Washington Memorial Park in Paramus.