|Birth: ||May 1, 1923|
|Death: ||Aug. 10, 2013|
Wednesday, August 14th, 2013 | Posted by admin
James O'Connell Gilkey, 90, Louisville
James O'Connell Gilkey, 90, of Louisville, died Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013. He was a native of Nelson County and was a retired district manager for South Central Bell Telephone. He was a member of the Telephone Pioneers of America and wwIIveteranlogoserved his country during World War II in the Marines.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Martha Gilkey; his parents, Raymond and Annabell Gilkey, one daughter-in-law, Helen Gilkey; and two grandchildren, Joanna and Daniel.
Survivors include two daughters, Joyce Greer (William) and Susan Clark; two sons, James O. Gilkey, Jr., and Greg Gilkey (Pam); 14 grandchildren; and 29 great-grandchildren.
The funeral is 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 16, 2013, at Ratterman and Sons Funeral Home, 3800 Bardstown Road, with burial in Calvary Cemetery.
Visitation is 2-8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013 at the funeral home.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital, Memphis, Tenn.
Ratterman and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Francis Raymond Everett Gilkey (1889 - 1987)
Annabelle Lavely Gilkey (1895 - 1987)
Martha Kathleen Cull Gilkey (1924 - 2008)
Joseph Everett Gilkey (1921 - 2003)*
James O'Connell Gilkey (1923 - 2013)
Created by: Maples
Record added: Aug 15, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 115511946
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