Kathleen Gilson

Kathleen E. Gilson, 62, of Havana died at 5:10 p.m. Nov. 12, 2007, at home.

She was born Aug. 29, 1945, in Canton, a daughter of Willard A. and Thelma L. McCarty Sheets Jr. She married Charles K. Gilson on Jan. 7, 1996, in Vermont. He survives.

Also surviving are one daughter, Wendy (and Mary) Kaler of Vermont; one son, Robert (and Salina) Gilson of Vermont; two sisters, Elaine Stockham and Penny (and Tony) Smith, both of Lewistown; and nine grandchildren.

She worked for Caterpillar Tractor Company in East Peoria for 21 years.

She was a member of Lewistown United Methodist Church.

Services were held Friday at Shawgo Memorial Home in Astoria with Gary Sheets officiating. Burial was in Vermont Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the donor’s choice.


Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 11/21/2007