HAVRE DAILY NEWS                                             Thursday, May 6, 2004

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CHARLES GILBERT


Gilbert

   HARLEM - Charles H. Gilbert, 95, a longtime farmer and trapper of Blaine County, died Tuesday, May 4, 2004, at a Havre hospital due to natural causes.

   A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday in the Edwards Funeral Home Chapel with burial following in Kuper Memorial Cemetery.

   Charles was born on Feb. 12, 1909, in Parks, Neb., to Millard and Emma (Talmon) Gilbert. He attended schools in Nebraska, Colorado, Wyoming, Idaho and Charlo, Montana. He moved to Chinook when the beet factory was built. Charles married Rose Bahr on August 3, 1942 in Chester.

   Survivors include his wife, Rose Gilbert of Harlem; sons, Ron (Sheila) Gilbert of Libby, Gene (Ginny) Gilbert of Arlington, Wash., and Steve Gilbert of Rock Hill, S.C.; daughters, Karla (Richard) Schrade of Libby, Cheryl Gilbert of Great Falls and Luriene Winney of Alderwood Manor, Wash.; brothers, Lewis Gilbert of Harlem, Quinton Gilbert of Acworth, Ga., Kenneth Gilbert of Chester and Gaylord Gilbert of Vaughn; sisters, Elsie Nelson, Louisa Woeppel and Lilly Kretchmer, all of Havre, and Iris Hay of Hood River, Ore.; nine grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

   Charles was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers; two sisters; and son, Roger Gilbert in 1970.

   Memorials may be sent to the Sweet Memorial Nursing Home in Chinook.

   Arrangements are by Edwards Funeral Home of Chinook.

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THE BLAINE CO. JOURNAL NEWS-OPINION                  Wednesday, May 12, 2004

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   Charles Gilbert

   Charles H. Gilbert, 95, a long-time farmer and trapl~er in Blame County, died of - natural causes on Tuesday, May 4, 2004.

in the Northern Montana Hospi­tal in Havre. Funeral services were held on Saturday, May 8, at 2:00 p.m. in the Edwards Funeral Home Chapel with burial follow­ing in the Kuper Memorial Cemetery in Chinook.

   Memori­als may be sent to the Sweet Me­morial Nursing Home of Chi­nook.

   Arrangements were by Edwards Funeral Home of Chi­nook.

  Charles was born on Febru­ary 12, 1909 in Parks, Nebraska, the oldest son of Millard and Emma (Talmon) Gilbert. He attended schools in Nebraska, Colorado, Wyoming, Idaho and Charlo, Montana. He moved to Chinook when the beet factory was built. On August 3, 1942 Charles married Rose Bahr in Chester.

   He is survived by his wife, Rose, of Harlem; sons Ron (Sheila) Gilbert of Libby, Gene (Ginny) Gilbert of Arlington, WA and Steve Gilbert of Rock Hill, SC; daughters Karla (Rich­ard) Schrade of Libby, Cheryl Gilbert of Great Falls and Luriene Winney of Alderwood Manor, WA; brothers, Lewis Gilbert of Harlem, Quinton Gilbert of Ac-worth, GA, Kenneth Gilbert of Chester and Gaylord Gilbert of Vaughn; sisters, Elsie Nelson, Louisa Woeppel and Lilly Kretchmer all of Havre, and Iris I-lay of Hood River, OR; nine grandchildren; five great grand­children; plus numerous nieces and nephews.

   He was preceded in death by a son, Roger Gilbert in 1970; his parents; three brothers and two sisters.

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