Gwendolyn Gilman

1943 ~ 2021

Gwendolyn Gilman (Helder), age 77, of Wyoming, passed away on Friday, June 18, 2021. She was a proud member of the American Legion Women’s Auxiliary and the Polish Falcons in Muskegon. She enjoyed golfing and her dogs. She will be lovingly remembered by her children: Richard Robinson, Catherine Hall, Jeffrey Gilman, Richard W. Gilman; grandchildren: Richard G. Gilman, Justin Hall, Amber (Jezreel) Watkins, Jacob, Jonathan, and Jackson Gilman; 15 great-grandchildren; brothers: Robert, James, and John Helder. She was preceded in death by her parents: Jim and Helen Helder; special friend, Jack Irwin. Memorial services will be held 11:00 a.m. Monday, June 28, 2021, at MKD Funeral Home, 4646 Kalamazoo Ave. SE, Kentwood, with Rev. John Vallier, celebrant. Burial will be held at Lakeside Cemetery in Muskegon, MI. Those who wish may make memorial contributions to Faith Hospice. The family wishes to express their sincere gratitude to the staff and chaplain of Faith Hospice for their loving care of Gwen.

Memorial Service
Monday, June 28
11:00am

MKD Funeral Home - Kentwood
4646 Kalamazoo Ave SE
Kentwood, MI 49508

Phone: 6164551535

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June 27, 2021 10:43pm

I’m so glad I was able to meet Great Grandma Gwen and see her with play Quinn. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family and all the people who knew and loved her. <3 Deena, Piper & Quinn

- Deena

June 27, 2021 4:37pm

I will miss you Gwen

- DICK D IRWIN

June 22, 2021 9:10pm

Very sorry to hear that Gwen passed away. I always enjoyed hanging out at the legion with her. Some good memories. You are all.in my thoughts and prayers

- Michelle M Stankus

June 21, 2021 6:06pm

So Sorry for your loss Rich, Cathy, and Jeff I know my dad loved her and so did we she will be greatly missed.

- Kevin Irwin




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