Gilbert Brian Bengtson Jr., 55, of Menominee, Mich., passed away on Saturday, May 3, 2014 at the VA Hospital in Iron Mountain, Mich. Gilbert was born September 17, 1958 to the late Gilbert McGuire Bengtson and Barbara (Agneberg) Bengtson.
Gilbert proudly served his country in the U.S. Army. He then resided in Tempe, Ariz., where he worked as a dental technician before returning to Menominee. Gilbert loved to fish, was always good for a laugh and had a kind heart.
Gilbert is survived by his brother, Craig (Maria) Bengtson of Las Vegas, Nev.; his sister, Barbara (Jeff) Sanders of Menominee, Mich., many wonderful uncles, aunts, nephews and nieces. He was preceded in death by his parents.
A private service will be held at a later date.
Hanson Onion-Martell will be assisting the family.
A special thank you to the staff at the VA Hospital.
"The pain passes, but the beauty remains." Pierre Auguste Renoir.