GILBERT, MADELINE June 1 1926 to Dec. 29 2012 The daughter of John and Emma Fallon, Madeline was born and raised in San Bernardino. She began her 37 year career at Bank of America as a switchboard operator and advanced to become Branch Manager. She was one of the first women Assistant Vice Presidents. In 1971, she was promoted to the prestigious La Jolla Main Office and fell in love with the community she called home ever since. She is survived by many loving nieces and nephews and dear friends who will always remember her generous, outgoing and fun-loving personality. No service is planned.

Published in The San Diego Union Tribune on Jan. 2, 2013