Howard John Gilbert Jr, 76, of Piedmont, SC, passed away on Saturday April 10, 2015.
Born in Torrington, CT, he was the son of the late Howard John Gilbert Sr. and Ethel Chrostowski Gilbert. He was a Veteran of the US Navy and formerly worked at Karolina Koaches. He was also a member of New Spring Church.
He is survived by daughters: Tina Vornheder (Rob) and Gina Brooks (Scott); Sister: Barbara Clark; Grandchildren: Hunter and Alex Vornheder, Lauren, Sydney and Alyssa Brooks; as well as a number of loving nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his sister: Rita Bronson.
Funeral services will be held at 10am on Monday April 13, 2015 at the Sosebee Mortuary Downtown Chapel. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 9am to 10am prior to the service at the Mortuary.
The family will be at their respective homes.
Condolences may be offered to the family at www.SosebeeMortuary.com
The Sosebee Mortuary and Crematory Downtown Chapel will be assisting the family with the arrangements.