Fond du Lac - Thomas E. Gilles, 93, of Fond du Lac passed away on April 11, 2020. We are grateful to now be able to honor Dad and celebrate his life. We invite friends and those whose lives he touched, to join us in remembering him. The family will be holding an Open House Celebration of Life from 2:00 to 5:00 PM, Sunday August 1st, 2021 at South Hills Golf and Country Club.
Published by Fond du Lac Reporter from Jul. 23 to Jul. 25, 2021.
What a life you have Iived to "93"and shared your beloved Gilles with so many ... you gave me my first job as well as my Sister Susan and I worked on my 18th birthday in March of 1970... Lomira High School like all the rest in the area made this our meeting place after many football games ... ty for the great memories & yes I am the girl on the pole in the picture in the bathroom with many of my wonderful schoolmates... RIP now you have finished your run & we shall be a patron as long as your Carhop remains in Fondy throughout my generations & my visits home ! Gillespecial & Fish Sandwich & a Gilleburger too !
Joan (Hefter) Montezon
July 25, 2021
I have been a customer of your famous drive-in, Gilles on Main St since I believe I was 8-10 yrs old and now 76. Gillieburger, fries, & hot fudge sundae with pecans, nothing better. Thank you. Happy Trails to you. Rest In Peace.