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Gilbert W. "Gil" Schlimgen

April 20, 1934 ~ September 10, 2017 (age 83)

Madison - Gilbert W. “Gil” Schlimgen,  age 83, passed away peacefully on Sunday, September 10, 2017 at Agrace HospiceCare in Fitchburg.  He was born April 20, 1934 in Madison, the son of Paul and Wilhelmina (Vosen) Schlimgen.  He attended Blessed Sacrament, Edgewood High and graduated from University of Wisconsin – Madison.   He married Joanne D. “Jo” Oscar upon his return from serving with the U.S. Marines in Korea.  They have enjoyed a loving marriage of 61 years.  He was a CPA who spent his professional career as a Partner at Wegner & Associates.  Gil enjoyed family vacations in northern Wisconsin, camping in their motorhome and after retirement, winters in Arizona.

Gil is survived by his wife, Jo; children, Nancy (Ken) Moore, Dede Schlimgen, Kathy (Bill) Brink, Paul (Amy) Schlimgen; grandchildren, Dan (Melissa) Moore, Tricia Moore, Preston (Ashlee) Brink, Spencer Brink, Grant, Drew and Alia Schlimgen; great grandson, Logan Brink; sisters, Alice Urbanowski and Gladys Frederick; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Michael; brothers, Edward and Gene and his in-laws.

The family would like to thank the staff of Agrace HospiceCare for everything they have done during this time.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. on Thursday, September 14, 2017 at ST. THOMAS AQUINAS CATHOLIC CHURCH, 602 Everglade Drive, Madison, with Father Bart Timmerman presiding.  Military Honors will be presented following the Mass.  Visitation will be at the church on Thursday from 9:30 a.m. until the time of Mass.  Private burial will be at Resurrection Catholic Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to Agrace HospiceCare, St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, or Ronald McDonald House in Madison. 

To view and sign this guestbook, please visit: www.ryanfuneralservice.com.


Charitable donations may be made to:

Agrace HospiceCare, Inc.
5395 E. Cheryl Pkwy, Fitchburg WI 53711

St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church
602 Everglade Drive, Madison WI 53717
Tel: 1-608-833-2600
Web: http://www.stamadison.org/

Ronald McDonald House - Madison
2716 Marshall Court, Madison WI 53705
Tel: 1-608-232-4660
Web: https://www.rmhcmadison.org/donate/



 Service Information

Visitation
Thursday
September 14, 2017

9:30 AM to 11:00 AM
St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church
602 Everglade Drive
Madison, WI 53717

Mass of Christian Burial
Thursday
September 14, 2017

11:00 AM
St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church
602 Everglade Drive
Madison, WI 53717


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