December 24, 1965- Calgary, AB
November 2, 2013 – Calgary, AB
Barry Gilbert passed away after an extremely courageous battle with cancer on Saturday, November 2, 2013 at the age of 47 years.
Barry was highly intelligent, deeply spiritual, and a warm, caring person with a terrific sense of humor. He was loved by all who knew him. He was a gifted athlete who excelled at Hockey, Basketball, Football, and Track and Field. He continued to enjoy sports throughout his life, especially Football and Hockey. He especially loved the Boston Bruins.
Barry’s family would like to express their sincere gratitude to all the family and friends who showed so much support for Barry in his last days.
Barry is survived by his daughter Emily Gilbert; sisters Joanne and Ellen; and his brother Thomas. He was predeceased by his parents Patricia C. and Gordon James (Jim) Gilbert.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W. Calgary, AB) on Friday, November 8, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Barry Gilbert, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Calgary, AB, T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200Print This Obituary & Condolences