(January 1, 1868 - April 20, 1940)
The Lusk Herald
April 25, 1940
J. A. Gillett, 72, Is Claimed Saturday
John Alman Gillett passed away at his home in this city 1:00 o'clock, Saturday afternoon, April 20th from a chronic heart condition. Mr. Gillett who was 72 years, 2 months and 20 days of age formerly lived in Rising City, Nebraska, until five and a half months ago he moved to this city taking up residence. Since that time he has been unable to do work of any kind due to his illness.
Funeral services were held from the Peet Chapel 1:00 o'clock Tuesday afternoon with Rev. P. H. Evans officiating at the services. A vocal duet composed of Mrs. Ab DeCastro and Mr. J. M. Hungate sang two songs which were accompanied at the piano by Mrs. J. P. Watson. Burial was made in the Kirtley community.
John Alman Gillett was born in Lasall So., Ill., February 1st, 1868.
At the age of 11 he went with his parents to Eastern Nebraska, and three years later went with them to Custer Co., Nebr., where they settled on a homestead. While yet a young man, he professed faith in Jesus Christ and united with the Brethen church. August 8th, 1898 he was united in marriage to Miss Mary Adkison. To this union was born one daughter.
Aug. 29th, 1907, his wife died and April 13th, 1911 Mr. Gillett married Mrs. Rose Ellen Cuatt. To this union was born one daughter and one son.
He has been a common laborer all his life. During the last ten years his health has been failing. Has been bed fast for the last six weeks. Died 1 p.m. Saturday, April 20th, 1940. Leaves to mourn his loss: two daughters, Mrs. Viola Lash of Rising City, Nebr., and Mrs. Cecil Williamson of Lusk. One son, Ralph; two step children, 6 grand children, one great grandchild and one sister, Mrs. Viola Church of Lusk. Step daughter, Mrs. Christine Seabold of Wenatche, Wash.; stepson, Wayne Cuatt of Atkinson, Nebr.
Related Genealogy Entries: 'John Alman Gillett'
Helen E. Alcock (March 13, 1917 - October 3, 2002)Dennis Jack Cagle (October 2, 1950 - August 21, 1953)Francis H. Church (February 16, 1893 - January 9, 1964)Hial J. Church (December 2, 1867 - January 29, 1915)Richard Francis Church (October 5, 1934 - January 17, 2003)Viola Caroline Church (February 24, 1872 - February 25, 1962)Barbara Jane Coull (Date Unknown - November 15, 1994)Rolland Samuel Gagstetter (March 1, 1904 - June 17, 1981)Chester Francis Golden (May 28, 1922 - October 23, 1997)Ellen Marie Golden (June 15, 1920 - April 1, 2006)Hugh Byron Golden (May 16, 1954 - June 27, 2006)Hugh Burdette Golden (July 1, 1931 - March 22, 2009)Jessie Irene Golden (January 27, 1898 - November 28, 1986)Berlie Estele Hammond (June 16, 1891 - January 29, 1950)Freida Mae Hammond (January 30, 1926 - March 14, 2001)George E. Hammond (December 7, 1925 - June 13, 1997)John Hial Hammond (September 15, 1920 - July 5, 1982)Karry Jane Pollock (October 22, 1971 - July 24, 1985)William H. Powell (December 19, 1918 - June 2, 1989)Eva Mae Ratcliffe (April 10, 1925 - March 18, 1978)Mary Elenora Robertson (January 30, 1919 - February 5, 2005)Alleine Caroline Seegrist (March 22, 1919 - September 11, 1956)Carol Joy Seegrist (August 2, 1940 - October 20, 1998)Earl Richard Seegrist (December 10, 1914 - March 28, 1955)
Related Historical Entries: 'John Alman Gillett'
No related entries available.
Type your search terms into the box below and his 'Search!' to begin searching the
The Niobrara County Library Foundation, Inc. accepts online donations. Click to contribute via PayPal or credit/debit card.
Peruse our extensive genealogical archives, with entries sorted alphabetical by first and last name.
We are currently adding birth record information to the website, with entries sorted alphabetical by first and last name.
This resource provides an alphabetical listing of names, broken down by cemetery, of
those buried in area cemeteries. This resource can assist you in locating the exact location of these grave