Joan M. Gilbert, 79, Plainville, formerly of Palco, died Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2018.

She was born July 29, 1939, in Lyons to Paul and Mildred (Sauers) Waterman.

She married Robert H. Gilbert on Feb. 15, 1958, in Plainville.

Survivors include her husband, Plainville; a son, Brad Gilbert, Hutchinson; two daughters, Melane Gilbert, Great Bend, and Michele Hixon, Plainville; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Plainville; burial in Pleasant View Cemetery, Palco.

Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. Sunday with family receiving friends from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Plumer-Overlease Funeral Home, Plainville.

A vigil will be at 7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

Memorials are suggested to Sacred Heart Catholic School in care of the funeral home.

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