Dean K. Wetzler Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Inc.
P.O. Box 288 201 Spring St.
Milesburg, Pa. 16853
Gilbert E. Boob, Sr. 77, of rural Julian, passed away at his residence, on Thursday, March 28, 2019. Gilbert was born on February 6, 1942, in Oak Hall a son of the late Wayne and Alice Paige Boob. On May 16, 1975, he married the former Nancy J. Grabill Boob, who preceded him in death on December 18, 2002. He is survived by his daughters, Mary J. (Mark) Holt of rural Julian, and Amber Lee (Daryl) Solt of rural Bellefonte, and his son Gilbert E. Boob, Jr. of rural Julian; his two grandchildren, Gavin Joseph Holt and Cheyenne Whitney Holt. Also surviving are his sisters, Margaret (Elsie) Decker of Montana and Stella Wyland of Potters Mills; and his brothers, Charles "Charlie" Boob of Lewistown. Gilbert attended the Berean Bible Fellowship Church in Fleming. He worked at Laurelton State Hospital until it closed. He retired from Selinsgrove State Hospital. He did latch hook rugs. He enjoyed working on cars, fishing, hunting and spending time with his grandchildren.
In addition to his parents and his wife he was preceded in death by his son, Joey Boob and his brothers, Harry (Mick) Boob, Donald "Bill" Boob, Luther"Luke" Boob, Clarence "Frank" Boob and his sister, Mary Boob Haines.
Family and friends will be received at the Dean K. Wetzler Funeral Home and
Cremation Service, Inc. on Monday, April 1, 2019 from 6 P. M. to 8 P.M. and from 10 A.M. to 11 A.M. at the Berean Bible Fellowship Church, 360 Race Street,
Fleming, Pa. on Tuesday, April 2, 2019, the funeral service will follow at11:00 A.M. with Pastor Clayton Kessling officiating. Burial will be in the Grays Cemetery.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Dean K. Wetzler Funeral Home
and Cremation Service, Inc., 201 Spring Street, Milesburg, Pa. Online
condolences may be made at www.deankwetzlerfuneralhomeandcremationserviceinc.com