Gilbert J. Riedel Sr., 79, Victoria, died Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, at Hays Medical Center.
He was born June 23, 1934, in Vincent to B.A. and Catherine (Burgardt) Riedel.
He worked in construction for many years. He was a U.S. Army veteran.
Survivors include two sons, Gilbert J. Riedel Jr. and wife, Linda, Cushing, Okla., and Robert Riedel, Hays; two daughters, Tina Thomas and husband, John, Victoria, and Robin Sheldon and husband, Bruce, Wichita; a step-daughter, Darlena Dinkel and husband, Wilmer, Victoria; 11 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Beverly Riedel; and a great-grandchild, Cambry Dinkel.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Fidelis Catholic Church, Victoria.
Memorials are to be named at a later date in care of Hays Memorial Chapel Funeral Home, 20th and Pine.
Condolences can be sent to the family at www.haysmemorial.com.