Neil Gilbert

WILLISTON Albert “Neil” Gilbert, 86, Williston, died Sunday, March 16, 2014, in a Williston hospital.

He was born March 20, 1927, to Robert and Marie Gilbert, in Calgary, Alberta, but had dual citizenship with the United States because his father was a U.S. citizen. He was drafted into the U.S. Army and served until his discharge. He married Lorraine Stone on Dec. 22, 1952, in Ray.

Survivors: sons, Rick and Kelly, both Williston; daughters, Reveena Hegge and Penny Gilbert, both Williston, Jackie McCall, Jamestown, Shelly Anderson, Alexandria, Minn.; 10 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; brother, Robert, Mission Viejo, Calif.; and sister, Patricia Philp, of Calgary.

Funeral: Thursday, 11 a.m., in Fulkerson Funeral Home, Williston.

Burial: United Cemetery, Tioga.

Visitation: Wednesday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Thursday, one hour prior to the service, in the funeral home.