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 Darrell J Gilmore

Darrell J Gilmore

Death 6 Dec 2010 (aged 63)
Burial Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, South Dakota, USA
Memorial ID 62719213 · View Source
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Darrell J. Gilmore, 63, Sioux Falls, S.D., died Monday, Dec. 6, 2010.

A funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 10, at Abiding Savior Free Lutheran Church in Sioux Falls. Visitation will begin at 5 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 9, at the church with the family present from 5 to 7 p.m.

Darrell Gilmore was born Nov. 7, 1947, to Donald and Millie (Hovick) Gilmore in Pipestone. He attended school in Pipestone and graduated from Pipestone High School in 1965.

He married Rachel Walter on March 3, 1979, in Des Moines, Iowa. They lived in Sioux Falls, where Mr. Gilmore worked at Billion Soo Imports and other dealerships for a number of years. He then worked at Hutchinson Technology as well as Business Aviation in Sioux Falls. While working at Business Aviation, he attended Southeast Technical Institute and earned an Associates Degree in Avionics. In 2002 he opened Great Planes Avionics Services Inc. in Tea, S.D., and recently opened a second location in Luverne.

Mr. Gilmore was a member of Abiding Savior Free Lutheran Church in Sioux Falls, the Experimental Aircraft Association and the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association in South Dakota. He had a passion for flying his plane and for the future of aviation. He had a good work ethic and a meticulous attention to detail.

He is survived by his wife, Rachel Gilmore, Sioux Falls; three children, Harland (Lori) Danielsen, Sioux Falls, Maurine Gilmore (boyfriend Dan McGlinn), Chapel Hill, N.C., and Donald Gilmore (girlfriend Hua Gu), Peoria, Ill.; two grandsons, Adam Danielsen, Mankato, and Matthew Danielsen, Sioux Falls; a sister, Delores (Jon) Deuth, Bettendorf, Iowa; a sister-in-law, Joyce Gilmore, Kansas City, Kan.; and many other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Duane Gilmore.

Arrangements were by George Boom Funeral Home of Sioux Falls,

Gravesite Details (OBIT): Rock County Star Herald, Luverne MN, Published 09 Dec 2010, pg A7.




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  • Added: 9 Dec 2010
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