Della Louise Gilbert

Written by Muleskinner Staff

Della Louise Gilbert, 64, Holden, Mo, died Tuesday, Nov. 5, at Pleasant Hill Health and Rehab Center, Pleasant Hill, Mo.
Funeral Services will be at 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, at New Hope Baptist Church in Holden.  Visitation will be from 4-5 p.m. on Saturday.  Cremation and services will be under the direction of Ben Cast & Son – Wood Funeral Home, Holden, Mo.  Memorial contributions are suggested to the Della Gilbert Memorial Fund.
She was born August 22, 1949 in Mt. Carmel, IL the daughter of Robert W. and Ruby G. (Case) Pinnick.  On July 29, 1974 she married Glenn Gilbert in Kansas City, Mo.   She was a homemaker and lived in Florida 16 years before moving to Holden in 1997.  She was a member of New Hope Baptist Church in Holden.
Della leaves her husband, Glenn, of the home; three sons, Steven Frazier, Oak Grove, Mo., Jonathan Gilbert, Warrensburg, Mo., and Garland Gilbert, Lee’s Summit, Mo.; one brother, David Pinnick, Bridgeport, Il.; three sisters, Naomi Potter, Kingsville, Mo., Sharon Cavis, Independence, Mo., and Julie Compton, Sumner, Il.; her Step-mother, Jewell Pinnick, Bridgeport, Il.; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.