Details for Marlene Jane Gilbert

September 3, 1937 - May 23, 2018

Orfordville, WI -- Marlene Jane Gilbert, age 80, passed away on Wednesday, May 23, 2018, at Mercy Hospital, Janesville. She was born on September 3, 1937, in Avon Township, the daughter of Thomas and Berna (Onsgard) Simonson. Marlene worked for Apco Manufacturing, and was a custodian for the Parkview School District. She was a member of the Orfordville Lutheran Church.

She is survived by her children, Robert (Cindy) Simonson, Orfordville and Teresa (Art) Gilmour, Brodhead; three grandchildren: Andrew (Victoria) Simonson, Lisa (Chad) Sullivan, Adriane (Jason) Duncan; seven great-grandchildren: Bradey (Shye), Carly, Brodie, Samantha, Garrett, Grant and Charlie; two great-great-grandchildren, Addie Jo and Carter; twin sister, Marilyn Klassy, Orfordville; brother, Thomas (Pat) Simonson, Brodhead. She was preceded in death by her parents and brother, Roger Simonson.

Funeral services will be held at Orfordville Lutheran Church at 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 26, 2018, with Pastor Andy Twiton officiating. Friends may call at the church on Saturday from 10 a.m. until the time of service. Burial will be in Orfordville Lutheran Cemetery, Orfordville. Newcomer Silverthorn Chapel on the Hill, Orfordville, 608-879-2333

The family would like to thank a special friend, Mary Scott, for the loving care she gave to Marlene.