Gilbert L. Dahmer Jr., age 85, of Canton, Ohio, passed away Monday, October 2, 2023.
Born May 11, 1938, in the lumber community of Cass, he was a son of the late Gilbert L. Sr. and Nola (Bennett) Dahmer.
He was a Green Bank High School graduate and served in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. Gilbert was employed with Union Metal of Canton and then JC Penney until his retirement.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Helen E. (Sob-kowiak) Dahmer; son, Mitchell Dahmer; seven sib- lings, Ray Dahmer, Martha Livesay, Pauleen Sheets, Beulah Moore, Clara Good, Juanita Filuta and Charlotte McClure.
Gilbert is survived by many nieces and nephews; and other family members and friends.
A graveside service was held Friday, October 20, 2023, at Sunset Hills Memory Gardens in North Canton, Ohio, where he was laid to rest with his wife.
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