Died Saturday, June 9, 2018 at Baptist Health – Louisville. He was a native of Brooklyn, NY, born June 19, 1947 to Harry and Sylvia Golub Gilbert. Melvin worked in the grocery industry.
He is preceded in death by his father, Harry Gilbert. He is survived by his mother, Sylvia Golub Gilbert; his brothers, Lance Gilbert (Amy) of Louisville, KY and Mark Gilbert (Judee) of Dallas, TX; and seven nieces and nephews, Rebecca, Jason & Alanna Gilbert, Sean & Gloria Erickson, Connor & Ethan.
Graveside services will be 3:00 p.m. Wednesday, June 13th at New Montefiore Cemetery, 1180 Wellwood Avenue, West Babylon, NY. Expressions of sympathy may be made to Congregation Adath Jeshurun, 2401 Woodbourne Ave, Louisville, KY 40205, JCC Senior Program, 3600 Dutchman’s Lane, Louisville, KY 40205 or the JFCS Food Pantry, 2821 Klempner Way, Louisville, KY 40205.