Danny Gilbert, 66 of Lisbon, North Dakota passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 27, 2020 at his home.
Daniel Joseph Gilbert was born on July 14, 1953, the son of John “Buzzy” and Roselyn (Ries) Gilbert in Lisbon, North Dakota. He was raised and educated in Lisbon. As a young man he started to custom combine in the south for several years. Danny was united in marriage to Connie Halvorson on November 16, 1974 in Gwinner, North Dakota. He worked as a mechanic for Ransom County Implement and later started Gilbert Repair with his brother, Greg. Danny also worked at Berube’s before taking over the family farm.
Farming was Danny’s true love, he also enjoyed time in his shop at the farm visiting with family and friends. He restored tractors and was able to fix anything his sons would break. Danny will be missed by his family and many friends.
Danny is survived by his wife, Connie; three sons, Paul (Kirsten); Chad (Becky); Scott (Leah) all of Lisbon, ND; five grandchildren, Ethan, Owen, Ryker, Trivette and Lennox; brother, Greg (Joanne) Gilbert of Waubun, MN; mother-in-law, Vivian Halvorson of Milnor, ND; numerous nieces and nephews.
Danny was preceded in death by his parents, father-in-law, Lloyd Halvorson, brothers-in-law, Jeff Froemke, Jim Lukes and Lonnie Halvorson.