John Gilcrest

Lafayette, California

1923 - 2014

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my family and i have such great memories of being friends since the early fifties when we lived next door to each other on barrott road….skiing at tahoe, laughing a lot…. i remember john telling me "we are family" very sweet...

Sounds like a great life. I remember him from the good ol' Kaiser Engineers days. I just hit 36 years with the new version of the company, AECOM, last year. My sympathies to his family and friends. - Allison Martin

John was my boss at Kaiser Engineers for many year and a Lafayette neighbor. We worked together when Kaiser was like a family and John was always fair, maybe a bit loud, but I respected and trusted him. He will be missed - Vicki Blackwood


John's Obituary

John GilcrestDec 13,1923-Mar 28,2014Resident of LafayetteJohn Gilcrest died March 28 at his home in Lafayette with his family by his side. He was the great-grandson of California pioneers who settled in the Oakland area in 1864. Born in 1923 in Oakland, John spent his early boyhood in the...

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