Clifford E. Gilbert
Clifford E. Gilbert

July 7, 1918 - March 9, 2017
Born in Huntington, WV
Resided in Bowie, MD
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Clifford E. Gilbert, age 98, on March 9, 2017 at his home in Bowie, MD. The son of Grace (Penix) and Lawrence Gilbert, he was born on July 7, 1918, in Huntington, West Virginia. He was preceded in death by his former wife, Margaret E. and his wife Dorothy Burns Gilbert, and his brothers Robert and Lawrence. He is survived by his daughters, Diane Peary (Victor), Carol Barrett (Jack), and Elaine Gilbert (Bill Kolodin); stepdaughter, Fern Burns (George Kuck) and stepson Peter Burns (Ilse), as well as 4 grandchildren and 2 step-grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren and 2 step-great grandchildren, as well as nieces and nephews. He served in WWII in the U.S. Army Air Corps. Cliff was a proud career civil servant starting out as a mail carrier for the Civil Service Commission and working his way up to executive positions with the General Services Administration and Dept. of Transportation. He retired in 1980 with 42 years of service. After retirement, he went on to work as Director of the Prince George's Medical Society for 10 years. He was an avid golfer and boater, enjoying many days on the golf course and the Chesapeake Bay.
Relatives and friends may call at the Hardesty Funeral Home, P.A. 12 Ridgely Avenue, Annapolis, MD. On Friday from 7-9 PM where services will be held on Saturday at 11:00 AM. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Hospice of Chesapeake 90 Ritchie Highway Pasadena, MD 21122





Hardesty Funeral Home-Annapolis
12 Ridgely Avenue
Annapolis, MD US 21401
Friday, March 17, 2017
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Hardesty Funeral Home-Annapolis
12 Ridgely Avenue
Annapolis, MD US 21401
Saturday, March 18, 2017
11:00 AM


Hospice of the Chesapeake
90 Ritchie Highway
Pasadena, MD US 21122