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 George Stewart “Stew” Gilbert

George Stewart “Stew” Gilbert

Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Death 14 Mar 1992 (aged 74)
Bennion, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
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Memorial ID 36251 · View Source
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George Stewart Gilbert, age 74, died March 14, 1992 in Bennion after a long battle with diabetes.

Born February 7, 1918 in Murray, Utah to Chester and Catherine Debora Smith Gilbert. Married Genevive Higginson on February 14, 1939; later solemnized in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. She died June 16, 1984. Married Viola G. Stephens September 6, 1986.

He was a railroad engineer for Rio Grande. Active member of the LDS Church, he served as dance director for ward, stake and region, first assistant to High Priest group leader and was A temple worker for four years. He loved Camping and traveling.

Survived by wife; children, Nancy Brown (Rolin), Dennis Gilbert (Carolyn), Janette Minson (Russ), Lynn Gilbert; stepchildren, Alfred Cole (Mariam), Glenda Gleed, Dallas Cole (JoAnn), and Gloria Gardner (Wayne), Brent Stephens (Leslie); 22 grandchildren; 22 stepgrandchildren; six great-grandchildren; 10 stepgreat-grandchildren. Preceded in death by a daughter, Kathy Entrop; brothers, Don and Norris.

Funeral services will be held 12:00 noon, Tuesday, in the Magna Stake Center, 3480 South 8400 West. Friends may call Monday, from 6-8 p.m. at the Jenkins-Soffe Mortuary, 4760 South State, and Tuesday, at the church, one hour prior to services. Interment, Murray City Cemetery.

Deseret News Sunday, March 15, 1992 Obituary

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  • Maintained by: Anne
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 36251
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for George Stewart “Stew” Gilbert (7 Feb 1918–14 Mar 1992), Find A Grave Memorial no. 36251, citing Murray City Cemetery, Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Anne (contributor 46788213) .