Earl “Ken” Gilbert, 75, of Cheyenne passed away August 21, 2020 at his home.
He was born November 2, 1944 in Spokane, WA to Earl and Genevieve (Harris) Gilbert. He married the love of his life Helen Gilbert and they were married for over 36 years.
Ken joined the United States Army and served as a military police SGT. He also worked as a taxidermist, truck driver, police officer and security guard. He was an avid hunter and fisherman and taught hunter safety for over 15 years. Ken loved the outdoors and being outside in the mountains and enjoyed watching Nascar.
Ken is survived by his children, Gina (Gary) Smith of WY, Troy (Debbie) Stark of WA and John (Kimberly) Gilbert of VA; grandchildren, Sydnie, Austin, Shawnee, Lauren, Megan, Logan and Andreas; great-grandchild, Avianna.
He was preceded in death by his wife, parents and grandparents.
Cremation is under the care of Schrader, Aragon and Jacoby Funeral Home.