|Doris Jean Gilbertson
Born: August 27, 1932 Died: January 19, 2019
Doris Jean Gilbertson, 86, of Morris, passed away Saturday morning, January 19, 2019 at Park Pointe Healthcare and
Rehab Center in Morris.
Born on August 27, 1932 in Jacksonville, IL, she was the daughter of John and Alicia (Renz) Morris. She graduated from
Gardner High school. Jean married Robert Gilbertson on January 15, 1955 in Wood River, IL and they lived all of their
married life in Morris. She was employed at Spark’s Cleaners and for several years at the Grundy County Home.
She is survived by her three sons, Robert Gilbertson of Castle Rock, CO, John (Gayla) Gilbertson of Farmington, MN and
Paul Gilbertson of Morris; eight grandchildren; ten great grandchildren; one sister, Betty Stivers of AR; several nieces and
Preceding her in death were her parents; her husband, Robert on June 12, 2017; her daughter-in-law, Marka Gilbertson in
She was a member of the Bethlehem Lutheran Church.
Jean enjoyed spending time with her family, grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Memorials may be given to the Bethlehem Lutheran Church or Joliet Area Community Hospice.
Private memorial services will be held Saturday, January 26, 2019 at the Fruland Funeral Home, 121 W. Jefferson St., in
Morris. Inurnment will follow in Evergreen Cemetery.
For more information call the funeral home at 815-942-0700.