Richard Gary Gillette

Born: Mon., Nov. 24, 1930
Died: Wed., May 29, 2019


Sat., Jun. 15, 2019
Location: Eagles Lodge

Memorial Service

1:00 PM Sat., Jun. 15, 2019
Location: Burns Mortuary

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November 24, 1930 – May 29, 2019 Richard G. Gillette was born in Pendleton November 24, 1930 to Claude and Inez (Withers) Gillette. He passed away in Pendleton on May 29, 2019 surrounded by family at the age of 88. Richard graduated from Pendleton High School in 1949 and worked at the furniture factory in Pilot Rock and later for the Pendleton School District as a custodian for 29 years. Richard married Kathleen Bagnall on July 12, 1962. He was preceded in death by his parents, Inez and Claude Sr. and by brother, Claude Gillette Jr. He is survived by a daughter, Linda (Rod) Mosher: son Steven (Patti) Gillette; daughter Sharon (Doug) Rowe; Daughter Christine (Steve) Evans; and daughter Julie (Randy) Crawford, 10 grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild. A Celebration of life will be held Saturday June 15, 20119 at 1:00 pm at Burns Mortuary of Pendleton followed by a reception at the Pendleton Eagles. In lieu of flowers, donation may be made to Vange John Memorial Hospice in Richard’s honor.

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shirlee nirschl
   Posted Fri May 31, 2019
Please know thoughts and prayers are with you.Thinking about Dick with lots of good memories.shirlee Nirschl

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