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“In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always. ”
1 of 4 | Posted by: Douglas Mixon - DENTON, TX

“Any time spent with Bob Gilbert was always an adventure. I will miss his wit, wisdom, and sense of wonder. Happy Trails Sir. ”
2 of 4 | Posted by: A friend

“My brother, I am so glad to have known you. My life was made so much better because of your friendship. You were a larger than life presence and I...Read More »
3 of 4 | Posted by: Pat Long - Denton, TX

“Words are insufficient to say how much Bob will be missed by so many. He was more than the Secretary for our lodge. He was our sage, our counselor,...Read More »
4 of 4 | Posted by: Kurt Krause - Denton, TX

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Robert was born on September 10, 1938 and passed away in October 2019.

Robert was a resident of Denton, Texas at the time of passing.

He quickly enrolled at Tarleton State University where he graduated with three BA ' s simultaneously, which was a first for the University in 1981.

Bob, a veteran of the Vietnam conflict retired from the United States Air Force after 25 years of service.

Bob was a long-time member of the Stanfield Masonic Lodge # 217 in Denton, Texas where he was quite active serving as Secretary and later Historian until his health prevented him from being with his brethren. Visitation will be on Friday evening from 6-8pm at Mulkey-Bowles-Montgomery Funeral Home. A Masonic Funeral Service for Robert Sims Gilbert will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, October 12, 2019 at Mulkey-Bowles-Montgomery Funeral home in Denton, Texas located at 705 N. Locust with cremation to follow.