Bertstrand A. Gilkes Jr. Dies

Bertstrand A. Gilkes Jr.

Bertstrand A. Gilkes Jr., also known as “Chubby,” died on April 16.

Funeral arrangements will be held on Wednesday, May 20, with the viewing at 9 a.m. followed by a funeral service at 10 a.m. at Turnbull’s Funeral Home. Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, May 22. Interment will be at Western Cemetery No. 1.

He is survived by his mother, Norma Concepciòn; father, Bertstrand Gilkes Sr.; stepfather, Juan “Callo” Parilla; and siblings: Truxton “TJ” Chalmers, Jalik Harrigan, Sherice Gilkes Parline, Bíanca Gilkes and Nyla Gilkes.

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