John E. Gilbert

AUGUSTA -- John E. Gilbert, 39, passed away unexpectedly Nov. 2, 2012.

John was a charming, fun-loving person and a devoted father, son and brother.

Johnny is survived by his mother, Roxanne Constantino, of Woolwich; his father, John Cotter, of Waldoboro; stepparents, Ronald "Mouse" and Glynn Trask, of South Gardiner; the love of his life, Melissa Ryder, and their children Savannah, Joshua, Crystal and Abigail Gilbert, all of Augusta; brothers and sisters, Lesa Smith and her husband, Michael, of South Gardiner, Todd Gilbert, of Bath, Melissa Cotter, of Bath, Ryan Cotter, of Bath, Ruebin Brown, of Augusta, and Carmen Hatch and her husband, Troy, of Washington; and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. He will be deeply missed.

Johnny was known for his sense of humor, charm and lovability.

A celebration of life will be from noon to 3 p.m. Nov. 10, 2012, at the Elks Club on Civic Center Drive, Augusta.

LIn lieu of flowers, please send donations to assist with his final expenses to Glynn Trask, P.O. Box 237, South Gardiner, ME 04359.

Arrangements are under the care of Kincer Funeral Home, Richmond.