McHENRY – David W. "Gumby" Gilbert, 44, of McHenry, died Friday, April 19, 2013, at his home.
He was born Sept. 12, 1968, in Milwaukee, Wis., to Donald D. and Joanne E. (Stordeur) Gilbert.
A 1986 graduate of McHenry High School West campus, he enjoyed fishing and playing Frisbee golf.
A kind and artistic soul, he loved everyone and will be missed by all who knew him.
Survivors include his son, Dakota Gilbert; his parents, Joanne (Jim) Tackitt and Donald (Gale) Gilbert; his sisters, Denise (Roger) Lambrechts and Val (Tony) Abfall; stepbrothers and stepsisters, James (Lisa) Tackitt, Christine Nylander and Joanie (Jeff) Congine; and nieces and nephews, Savannah and Brendan Lambrechts and Andrew, Elisabeth and Matthew Abfall.
The visitation will be from 4 p.m. until the memorial service at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 23, at Colonial Funeral Home, 591 Ridgeview Drive, McHenry.
Interment will be private for the family.
For information, contact Colonial Funeral Home at 815-385-0063 or visit www.colonialmchenry.com.