Frederick M. Gilbert ’44

Frederick M. Gilbert ’44 died on November 28, 2006.

He was born on August 12, 1921, in Brookline, Mass., and prepared for college at Walpole (N.H.) High School and the Hackley School in Tarrytown, N.H. He attended Bowdoin from 1940 to 1942, where he was a member of Beta Theta Pi fraternity. He served in the Army Air Corps during WWII and was a member of Prospect Church of Christ, Prospect, Ind. He is survived by his son Colgate Gilbert; daughters Peri Gilbert and Diana Marshall; sister Eloise Savi; eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his first wife Peggy Gilbert in 1964, and his second wife Madge Gilbert in 1999.