July 17, 1926 to December 29, 2012
Donald James Gilbertson of Roseburg, Oregon passed away at Oregon Health Sciences University in Portland, OR. He was born in Ashland , WI and graduated from Robbinsdale High School in Minnesota. He served in the army air core in World War II. He is survived by his wife Peggy and son Gary Henchen, (wife Linda), and daughters Sue Carol (Ken) Hessedal, Sandra Reichle (Chris), Karen Ebanez , stepdaughter Donna Olson, there are 8 grandchildren, and 6 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents Margaret McGraw Gilbertson and Vinor Gilbertson, baby Roy Gilbertson (son). Internment and memorial will be at Fort Rosecrans National cemetary.
An education fund has been set up for the grandchildren in lieu of flowers. Please send to Mrs. Sue Hessedal/ US Bank, 27737 Blue Lake Dr., Zimmerman, MN 55398