Obituary for Alfred Ross Gilbert

Alfred Ross Gilbert

Birth Date: Jul. 18th, 1927
Date Passed: Jul. 2nd, 2021

Obituary

Alfred Ross Gilbert age 93, of Ravenna, MI died Friday, July 2, 2021 at Poppen Hospice Residence. Ross was born on July 18, 1927 in Maple River, Michigan to the late Donald and Cora (Tyson) Gilbert. He served in the United States Navy from 1944 to 1946. He married Joyce Louise (Lasswell) Gilbert in February 1948. She preceded him in death in 2004. Ross is survived by his son: Alfred “Skip” R. (Jan) Gilbert Jr. of Baldwin, 2 Grandchildren and 7 great Grandchildren. Sister in-law: Redonia Gilbert of Florida, 2 Sisters: Carrol Meyer of Nevada and Lois DeLong of Irons. Sister in-Law: Donna (George) Siler of Muskegon. His companion of almost 17 years: Mary Lou Becklin of Ravenna and the entire Becklin Pod. Numerous nieces and nephews also survive. He was preceded in death by his parents, Wife: Joyce, Son: Jeff, Grandson: Michael, 2 Brothers: Donald “Bud” and Edwin Gilbert and 1 Sister: Donna Moore. Cremation has taken place with a Memorial Service at a later date. Memorials may be directed to: Harbor Hospice. Go to: www.throopfhravenna.com or Facebook @ Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna Inc. to sign the online guestbook. The Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna is in charge of funeral arrangements. 231-853-6511

Visitation

12:00pm to 1:00pm on
Jul. 24th, 2021 at American Legion Hall
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Service

1:00pm on Jul. 24th, 2021 at American Legion Hall
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