Haverhill — Lester J. Gilbert, 42, of Haverhill, passed away Thursday morning, June 6, 2013, at his residence in Haverhill.
Mr. Gilbert was born in Boston on November 7, 1970, son of the late Preston and Margaret (Mulcahy). Lester was raised in Somerville and attended Somerville schools.
He was the loving husband of Debra Gilbert. After their marriage, they moved to Haverhill and began to raise their family. He worked for years with local moving companies. His activities included fishing and being outdoors, and he was also an avid New England sports fan. Family was the center of his life.
In addition to his wife, his surviving family members include his cherished children, Joshua and Kylie; siblings, Carolyn Sheppard, Carl Gilbert, Albert Gilbert, Denise Gilbert, John Gilbert, and Thresa Labecki; many nieces, nephews and friends. He was the brother of the late Frank Gilbert.
ARRANGEMENTS: Memorial visitation will be held Tuesday, June 11, in the Driscoll Funeral Home, 309 So. Main Street (Rte. 125), Bradford from 5 to 7 p.m. Courtesy local transportation will be provided on request by calling Patrick Driscoll at 978- 374-0000. For directions and online guestbook, please visit, www.driscollcares.com.