Gerald W. “Jerry” Gilbert Jr., 89 of Enola, passed into the arms of Jesus on Saturday, March 12, 2022. Born on June 4, 1932, he was preceded in death by parents Gerald W. Gilbert Sr. and Stella M. “Wilson” Gilbert, brothers Richard and Edward, a sister Carrie Jane, and granddaughter Jaime.
He is survived by his loving wife of 67 years, Ann Marie “Sowers” Gilbert, sons Jerry(Deb), Tim(Sue) and Keith(Cheryl), brothers John and Ronald and sister Bernice.
A 1949 graduate of Blain Union HS, he was a 54 year member of Harrisburg Local 520 Plumbers and Pipefitters Union. He loved coaching Little League baseball, being a Boy ScoutMaster and his camping group the Dilly Loo Birds.
Services will be at 11:00AM on Saturday, March 19, 2022 at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 6839 Wertzville Rd. Enola, PA, with visitation beginning at 10:00AM.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Alzheimer’s Assoc. Greater PA Chapter, 2595 Interstate Dr., Suite 100, Harrisburg, PA 17110
The Sullivan Funeral Home is honored to serve the Gilbert family
One memory on “Gerald W. “Jerry” Gilbert Jr.”
I am thankful to have had such a wonderful earthly father, who was the finest example of a husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather I’ve ever known. You will be so missed but heaven has gained the finest of angels. I love you SO much Pop!