Buck William Gilbert

October 22, 1954 ~ April 28, 2021 (age 66)


Buck William Gilbert, age 66 of Muskegon, passed away on Wednesday, April 28, 2021 at a care facility in Baldwin, MI. He was born on October 22, 1954 in Walkerville, MI to the late Lester E. and Lulu (Monroe) Gilbert.

Buck graduated from Walkerville High School and went on to work as a welder for Grand Haven Stamped Products for the last few years. He was a member of 7th day Adventist church in Allendale, and enjoyed fishing, bowling, and traveling up north as much as possible. He was a family man who loved his children and was friendly to everyone he met.

Buck is remembered and missed by his daughter, Sarah Ann Gilbert of Grand Haven; his son, Travis William Gilbert of Rockford, MI; his five sisters, Marjorie (Robert Sr.) Rudnick, Lucille Howe, Maxine Gilbert, Helen Garvey, Alice Garbowski; his three brothers, Ernest Gilbert (Rose Corlew), James (Mackie) Gilbert, Bob (Mary) Gilbert; the mother of his children, Donna Gilbert; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his sister, Kathy Gilbert; and two brothers, Gerald and Tom Gilbert.

Private family services will be held.

Memorial Contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society of Michigan.

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