Harold Allen Gilson, Jr.

Male 1921 - 2002  (80 years)


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  • Name Harold Allen Gilson 
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 8 Oct 1921 
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 Sep 2002 
    Age 80 years 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    Harold Adams Gilson, Sr.,   b. 20 May 1896, New Haven, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1983  (Age 87 years)  (Father) 
    Luella Allen,   b. 28 Dec 1895, New Haven, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1970  (Age 74 years)  (Mother) 
    Person ID I45379  stew1
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 

    Father Harold Adams Gilson, Sr.,   b. 20 May 1896, New Haven, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1983  (Age 87 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Luella Allen,   b. 28 Dec 1895, New Haven, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1970  (Age 74 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F17108  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Geraldine Simser,   b. 20 Feb 1925,   d. 7 Apr 1996  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 21 Aug 1948  Pulaski, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Edward Allen Gilson
    Married: 2x2. Bonnie Lou Gilson
    Married: 2x3. Gary Alvin Gilson,   b. 29 Oct 1952,   d. 14 Apr 2016  (Age 63 years)  [natural]
    Married: 2x4. Terry Joe Gilson
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F17104  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • HAROLD A. GILSON JR. - RETIRED MACHINIST
      Watertown Daily Times (NY) - September 20, 2002
      Harold A. "Pete" Gilson Jr., 80, of 36 North St., died Thursday at his home.

      Mr. Gilson retired in 1981 after 14 years as a machinist at P&K Manufacturing, now Metal Tech, and previously had been a bartender at the former Log Cabin Restaurant. He also was a carpenter for several area contractors for many years.

      He lived in Pulaski most of his life and was a member of Robert Edwards American Legion Post 358 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7289. He also was a former Little League coach and the mascot and a player for the Pulaski Panthers Baseball Team. He enjoyed hunting.

      Born Oct. 8, 1921, at Oswego, son of Harold A. Sr. and Luella Allen Gilson, he graduated in 1940 from Pulaski Academy and Central School in its first graduating class since centralization.

      He served in the Navy during World War II from 1943 to 1946 aboard the USS LST 577 in the Pacific theater.

      He married Geraldine Simser on Aug. 21, 1948, at Pulaski Methodist parsonage with the Rev. James N. Pauley officiating. She died April 7, 1996.

      Surviving are a daughter, Bonnie L. Loomis, Pulaski; three sons, Gary A., Scriba, Edward A., Pulaski, and Terry J., Lacona, 11 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

      The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Sunday at Foster-Hax Funeral Home. Burial will be in Pulaski Cemetery.

      Calling hours will be from 3 to 6 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

      Donations may be made to Oswego County Hospice, Box 102, Oswego, N.Y. 13126.

      Harold A. Gilson Jr.
      September 20, 2002
      Harold A. ''Pete'' Gilson Jr., 80, of 36 North St., Pulaski, died Thursday. Born in Oswego, he lived in Pulaski most of his life and graduated from Pulaski Academy High School. He retired in 1981 after 14 years with P&K Manufacturing and had previously been a bartender at Log Cabin Restaurant. He was a member of American Legion Robert Edwards Post 358 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7289, both in Pulaski. He was a former Little League coach in Pulaski. He was a Navy veteran of World War II. His wife, the former Geraldine Simser, died in 1996.Survivors: A daughter, Bonnie L. Loomis of Pulaski; three sons, Gary A. of Scriba, Edward A. of Pulaski and Terry J. of Lacona; 11 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren. Services: 1 p.m. Sunday at Foster-Hax Funeral Home. Burial, Pulaski Cemetery. Calling hours, 3 to 6 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home, 52 Park St., Pulaski. Contributions: Oswego County Hospice, Box 102, Oswego 13126.
    • September 19, 2002 - Harold A. Gilson, age 80 years. Date of birth October 8, 1921, born in Oswego, New York. Sex, male; race, white; widowed; occupation, machinist at P & K manufacturing, Pulaski, New York. Death occurred at 4:15 AM at home at 36 North Street, Pulaski, New York. Name of wife, not listed. Name of father, Harold A. Gilson, Sr. Name of mother, Luella Allen. Informant, Bonnie Loomis, 109 Loomis Road, Pulaski, New York. Place of burial, Pulaski cemetery, Pulaski, New York, September 22, 2002. Undertaker, Karl W. Hax, Jr., Foster-Hax Funeral Home, Pulaski, New York. Cause of death, metastatic adenocarcinoma of the colon, duration 6 years. Signed by Bernard J. Poiesz, M.D.