James Gilbert

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James Gilbert Born November 24, 1927, passed away January 26, 2016. James Gilbert lived most of his 88 years in Tucson and is remembered as a cowboy who owned his own ranch in Vail and as a contractor who built many houses in the Tucson area. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Ila Josephine (Weaver); his three sons, James (Elaine), Timothy (Linda) and David (Marian) and his daughter, Lynne (John) Fanta. He was the grandfather of 12 and the great-grandfather of three. The Memorial Service will be held Saturday, February 6, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. at Sahuaro Baptist Church, 10361 East Old Spanish Trail. Pastor Jim Smith will officiate. James Gilbert was a beloved father, grandfather and great-grandfather and will be missed by many. His family entrusts him to his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ and awaits the day when they can see him once again. Arrangements by DESERT ROSE HEATHER MORTUARY.


Published in the Arizona Daily Star on Feb. 3, 2016
Arrangements under the direction of:
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