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Jean Helen Gilbert

1929 - 2017 Obituary Condolences
Jean Helen Gilbert Obituary
Jean Helen Gilbert passed away peacefully November 26th, 2017 with love and care around her. She is survived by her grandson Gregory Burton Gilbert, great grandchildren - Lauren Elizabeth Gilbert, Bruce Henry Gilbert, Charlotte Patricia Gilbert, sister- in - law Eleanor Lily Lucas, niece Kathleen Ann Sodermark, grandnieces and nephews Brooke Kaleo’O Kalani Callahan and ( Georgina Chang), Ashley Noelani Farias and ( Michael Farias), Paul Lucas and ( Maria Lucas- Monterroza, great grand nieces and nephews: Krystal Lucas- Monterroza, Rachel Lucas-Monterroza, Sierra Maile Farias, Carter Kaiholuku Farias, and Ralph St. James (partner).

She is preceded in death by:

mother Minnie ( Highland) Lucas, father Henry Lucas Sr., son Walter Henry Gilbert, husband William Gilbert, David Davis (partner), brother Henry Lucas Jr., step - brother Niel Highland, and nephew Robert Henry Lucas.

She came to California in the 1950's from Illinois to make it her home and never left the Golden State. Jean traveled extensively throughout the world. She sailed the San Francisco Bay and Coastal California with her beloved brother Henry Lucas Jr. and his wife Eleanor. She touched many peoples lives through her volunteer work, which included yoga instruction, Meals on Wheels, and Pico Rivera library.

Jean valued education! Leaving her many relatives education accounts so their impact on society lives on through her gifts.

Funeral services are at Rose Hills Mortuary December 28th, 2017 at 11am.
Published in San Gabriel Valley Tribune on Dec. 24, 2017
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