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Caroline Gilbert

A memorial service for Marion High School graduate Caroline Rae Gilbert, 73, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Eastmoor United Methodist Church.

A retiree residing in Menifee, Calif., she died May 28 while in Virginia for the wedding of a granddaughter.

Born Feb. 9, 1940, in Marion, to Aline (Burnhardt) and Ray Susdorf, she married David John Gilbert on June 20, 1958, and worked for 35½ years at Faith Christian Academy in Denver, retiring as guidance counselor. The couple moved to California after retirement to be closer to children and grandchildren.

Survivors include her husband; daughters, Deborah Steinbrink of Menifee and Laura Price of San Diego; and three grandchildren.

A memorial fund has been established with Faith Christian Academy.

Last modified July 11, 2013