Harry H. Gilbert, 79, of Huron, died early Saturday morning, Feb. 9, 2008, in Firelands Regional Medical Center.
He was born May 4, 1928, in Harrogate, Tenn., to Frank and Nola (Williams) Gilbert, now deceased. On Aug. 31, 1954, he married Bonnie Baker and she survives.
Harry was a U.S. Army veteran and worked for Ford Motor Company for 46 years. He enjoyed working and spending time with his family and friends.
Harry will be sadly missed by his wife of 53 years, Bonnie Gilbert of Huron; son, Gary (Donna) Gilbert of Huron; granddaughter, Amanda L. Gilbert of Huron; sisters, Thelma Ray of Michigan, Frankie (Willis) Crawford of Michigan, Bobbie (J.C.) Burke of Michigan, Geneva Schakleford of Georgia and Ithabea (Curtis) Monday of Indiana; brothers, Roy (Christine) Gilbert of Tennessee and Marvin (Cathy) Gilbert of Indiana.
He was preceded in death by his son, Terry L Gilbert; parents; and sisters, Edith Bradley and Opal Sandifur.
Friends may call 5-9 p.m. Wednesday at Groff Funeral Home, 1607 E. Perkins Ave., Sandusky, where funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday with Pastor Doug Lang officiating. Interment will follow in Oakland Cemetery, Sandusky.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Erie County Humane Society, 1911 Superior St., Sandusky.
Condolences may be made at grofffuneralhomes.com