Cheryl Claylene Gilbert, 62, of Cole Camp, died Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012, at her home. She was born on Dec. 17, 1949, at Wapella, Iowa, a daughter of Clayborn Sipe and Lorraine Leonard.
She graduated from Polo High School. She later married Joe Gilbert and this union was blessed with four children: Marcia, Brian, Stephanie, and Jennifer.
She attended Faith Chapel Pentecostal Church of God in Cole Camp. She was a homemaker and had worked in medical records at Liberty Hospital and as a doctor’s assistant for Dr. Jensen and Dr. Bean in Liberty.
She is survived by her mother, Lorraine Sommerfield of the State of Iowa; three daughters, Marcia Judson of Leavenworth, Kan., Stephanie Gilbert of Smithton, and Jennifer Gilbert of Cole Camp; one son, Brian Gilbert of Cole Camp; one sister, Susan Schroeder of Leavenworth, Kan.; one brother, Ronald Rowe of the State of Iowa; eight grandchildren, Mandy, Courtney, Taylor, Alex, Emerald, Autumn, Ava, and Alana; and four great-grandchildren, Ali, Riley, Tanner, and Chelbie.
She was preceded in death by her father and step-mother, Clayborn and Margie Sipe.
Private memorial services will be held at a later date.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Fox Funeral Home, Cole Camp.