Roy Gilbert, of Grand Forks, ND, formerly of Thief River Falls, MN, passed away on Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, ND, at the age of 90.
Funeral Service will be held at 10:30 AM on Saturday, May 19, 2018 at Johnson Funeral Service in Thief River Falls, MN, with Rev. Mark Helgeland officiating. Burial will follow at Greenwood Cemetery, Thief River Falls, MN. Military honors will be provided by the American Legion Ecklund-Holmstrom Post 117, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2793, and the Minnesota Army National Guard Honor Guard.
Visitation will be held one hour prior to the funeral service on Saturday at the funeral home.
Roy Ervin Gilbert, the son of Fleet and Helga (Fridberg) Gilbert was born on September 22, 1927 on his parent’s farm near Grygla, MN. Roy attended Marshall County Elementary School and Lincoln High School in Thief River Falls, MN.