Gustave Frederick Hilde-brand Jr., 81, of Sandusky, diedSunday, Jan. 13, 2008, in SteinHospice Services, Sandusky.
He was born July 8, 1926, in Sandusky. He worked for American Crayon and Barr Rubber, and retired from Union Chain in 1991. He was a member of Sandusky Eagles, American Legion, and VFW. He was a U.S Navy veteran and served during WWII receiving a Silver Star, Purple Heart and a Bronze Star.
He is survived by a daughter, Deborah (Steve) Parker of W.Va.; seven sons, Dennis (Kathy) Albert of Huron, Duane (Marjorie) Albert of Sandusky, Dean (Roseanna) Albert of N.C., Doug (Mary)Hildebrand of Sandusky, Darrin (Cindy) Hildebrand of Berlin Heights, and Gary and David Hildebrand of Indiana; many grandchildren, and many great-grandchildren; and a sister, Leanna Coil of Sherwood, Ohio.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Doris (Hartwig) Hildebrand in 2007; parents, Gustave F. and Lena (Boisen) Hildebrand Sr.; two sisters, Augusta Seller and Amelia Braker; and a brother, Martin F.Hildebrand.
Friends may call from 10 a.m. Friday until services at noon at Foster Funeral Home, 410 Main St., Huron. The Rev. Kenneth Hiser will officiate. Burial will be in Sand Hill Cemetery, Sandusky.
Contributions may be made to Stein Hospice Services, 1200Sycamore Line, Sandusky, 44870.
Condolences may be sent tofosterfh.com.