Charles Wade Gilbert of Saint Charles, MO, passed away at the age of 95 on Saturday, January 11, 2020. He was preceded in death by his parents, Wrather and Willie Gilbert; and his brother, Joseph Gilbert.
Wade is survived by his beloved wife of sixty years, June Gilbert; his children, Samuel (Elisavet Vrahopoulou) Gilbert, and Alice Gilbert; and his grandchildren Sappho Gilbert and Alexander Gilbert.
Wade worked as a civil and structural engineer for Cabot Engineering, retiring after a successful thirty-eight-year career. He was fascinated by mathematics and greatly enjoyed the work he did with structural engineering. Wade loved to get out into nature and spend time there fishing or hunting. He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.
Memorial contributions may be made in Wade's honor to First St. Charles United Methodist Church.