Wilbert G. Gates, age 92 of Elyria, passed away on Friday, November 30, 2018. He was a World War II Army veteran who had received 2 bronze stars. Wilbert enjoyed working around his house and was all about his family – they meant everything to him.
Wilbert is survived by his children, Linda Scheuer (Robert), Michael, Mary, and Mark Gates; 10 grandchildren; 27 great grandchildren; and 1 great, great grandchild.
He was preceded in death by his wife Irene; daughter, Marla Gates; and 2 grandchildren, Grace and Colin Loudermilk.
A private family service will be held.