Kenneth G. Gilbert, 62, of Wakeman died Friday, May 14, 2010, in his home .
He was born April 11, 1948, in Norwalk and lived in this area most of this life. Ken was a concrete finisher and former employee of Dauch Concrete in Norwalk and Reese Riley Construction Company in Indiana. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and baseball.
Ken is survived by his son, Timothy Gilbert of Marblehead; his mother, Beverly Gilbert of Milan; and five grandchildren. He is also survived by his sister and brother-in-law, Marti and Bob Welch of Wakeman; brothers, David Gilbert of Berlin Heights, Michael Gilbert of Milan and James Gilbert of Wakeman; and by his good friend and fishing buddy, Tim Cooper.
Ken was preceded in death by his father, Wendell Gilbert in 1982; brother, Timothy Gilbert in 1969; maternal grandparents, Clarence and Geraldine Gover; and paternal grandparents, Frank and Edna Gilbert.
There will be no calling hours. Memorial services will be at a later date.
Walker Funeral Home, 98 W. Main St., Norwalk, is in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be expressed at edwalkerfuneralhome.com.