Eleanor Gilbert

  • Born: October 9, 1943
  • Died: February 5, 2022
  • Location: Philadelphia

John F. Givnish Funeral Home

10975 Academy Road
Philadelphia, PA 19154

Tel. (215) 281-0100

Tribute & Message From The Family

Eleanor Gilbert, of Philadelphia, passed away unexpectedly at her home on February 5, 2022. She was 78. Eleanor was born October 9, 1943, in Philadelphia to the late Herman and Gertrude Klein (nee Shmukler). She was the beloved mother of Shawni Gilbert and her husband Luke Barford and Amy Gilbert; the sister of the late Jack Klein; and the aunt of Jodi and Gary Klein.

Relatives and friends are invited to Eleanor's Life Celebration on Saturday, February 12, 2022, from 10:00 A.M. and Funeral Service at 12:00 P.M.

Charitable donations in Eleanor's name can be made to either the Philadelphia SPCA at https://www.pspca.org/tribute-memorial-gifts or any charity benefitting animals of the donor's choice.


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