GILBERT, John Adam


October 21, 1964 to June 19, 2021 ~ With great sorrow and heavy hearts, cancer took the life of John Adam Gilbert of Wahnapitae First Nation who started his spirit journey at the age of 56 with his family by his side.

Beloved friend of Rita Budge (Allan) for over 30 years. Son of the late Beatrice and late James Gilbert. Much loved father of Michael (Nicole), Rheal (Lindsie), Louise (Steve). Survived by his brother Joseph (Karen), Robert (Anna), and sister Karen (Jeffrey), predeceased by James, Cathy, and Gary. Papa John, to many grandchildren and one great grandchild. Uncle of many nieces and nephews.

Due to current COVID-19 restrictions, a private family service will be held.

Memorial donations (payable by cheque or online) to the Canadian Kidney Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Clinic would be greatly appreciated by the family.

Arrangements entrusted to Arthur Funeral Home – Barton & Kiteley Chapel (492 Wellington Street East, 705-759-2522). Please visit to leave a message of condolence as a keepsake for the family.