On Sunday, Feb. 21, at Third Crossing Manor in Gladstone, MB, Barry Otis Gilman passed away peacefully at the age of 84.
Barry was born in Winnipeg, MB, Nov. 2, 1936, son of Otis and Nancy Gilman. Barry farmed the family farm in Gladstone, raising registered cattle until retirement. Barry was an avid supporter of the community. He was an active member of the United Church, Agricultural Society, Elks, Gladstone Auction Mart, Austin Threshermen's Reunion. Barry was always involved in raising money for community projects. He always enjoyed auction sales and had interest in railroad memorabilia. Barry was a kind, gentle man and a friend to many.
Barry is survived by his brother Ronald (Angela), brother-in-law Joe Forster and nieces and nephews. Barry was predeceased by parents Otis and Nancy Gilman, sister Marjorie (Scott), sister Audrey (Forster), brother Gordon, sister-in-law Marion (Gilman), brother-in-law Bob (Scott), niece Wenda (Mutch).
A family memoriam will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Stars Ambulance or charity of choice.
"Deep in our heart, memories are kept
Of a beloved Brother, Uncle we will never forget".
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