Catherine E. Gilbert

July 18, 1914 - March 3, 2008

Catherine E. Gilbert (nee Weber) of Watertown, formerly of Sullivan and Ixonia, died Monday, March 3, 2008, at Golden Living Center in Watertown at age 93. She was born July 18, 1914, in Waukesha, to John L. Weber and Mary Majeski.

Catherine married James Gilbert on Jan. 27, 1934, in Rockford, Ill. She was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Sullivan and loved to play cards.

Catherine is survived by her children, Robert (Dorothy) Gilbert of Delafield, Marilyn Leslie of Ixonia, Shirley (James) McGrath of Stone Bank, Eleanor (John) Seger of Colorado, Wayne Gilbert of Clyman, Richard (Judi) Gilbert of Oconomowoc and Fred Gilbert of Wales; 21 grandchildren, 31 great-grandchildren and several great-great-grandchildren; a sister, Lillian Robinson of Edgerton; and other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James; son, James Jr.; brothers, Joseph, William and John Weber; and a sister, Madeline Lupone.

Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. funeral service Friday, March 7, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, W856 Highway 18 in Sullivan, with the Rev. John Urban officiating. Internment will be at LaBelle Cemetery in Oconomowoc.

Memorials may be made to the family.

Pagenkopf Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 567-4457 or visit www.pagenkopf.com.