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 Kenneth Byron Gilbertson

Kenneth Byron Gilbertson

Blair, Washington County, Nebraska, USA
Death 17 Oct 1985 (aged 76)
Yakima, Yakima County, Washington, USA
Burial Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, USA
Plot Section: 21 Lot: 694 Grave: 5
Memorial ID 113201267 · View Source
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(Acknowledgement to Washington County Nebraska Genealogical Society for archive of following obituary)
Ken Gilbertson

Kenneth Gilbertson, 76, a native of Blair, died in Yakima, Washington, Tuesday.

He was born in Blair, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Ed Gilbertson. The family lived just north of Dana College in the home now occupied by the Michael Jensen family. The Gilbertson farm consisted of all the land which is now Larsen Additions north of College Drive.

The deceased is survived by his wife, Alice; by a son, Col. M. K. Gilbertson; a daughter, Marcia; a brother, Lyle Gilbertson of Los Angeles; and two sisters, Charlotte Wilson of Joliet, Illinois, and Myrtle Kennell, of Lincoln, Nebraska; six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Burial was at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Omaha on Wednesday, October 16.

The deceased was employed by Western Electric for 35 years, and was a member of the Telephone Pioneers of America.


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  • Created by: S. Wardell
  • Added: 1 Jul 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 113201267
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Kenneth Byron Gilbertson (3 May 1909–17 Oct 1985), Find A Grave Memorial no. 113201267, citing Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, USA ; Maintained by S. Wardell (contributor 47551395) .