OLEAN - Gilbert Lupole, formerly of Erie, Pa., passed away Saturday (March 1, 2014), at The Pines Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center, Olean.
He was born Aug. 16, 1935, in Corry, Pa. On April 10, 1976, in Erie, he married the former Nancy M. Marzka, who survives.
A veteran of the Korean War
, he served with the U.S. Marines. He was a machinist at Erie Bolt in Erie until his retirement. Gilbert enjoyed hunting, fishing and horseback riding.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by 14 children.
He was predeceased by a daughter.
At Gilbert's request, there will be no visitation or service.
Memorials may be made to the Cancer Treatment Center of America, 1331 E. Wyoming Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19124. Arrangements are under the direction of the Guenther Funeral Home Inc., Olean.