Gil served his country in the United States Air Force. He enjoyed hunting and fishing and being with his dog Max. All who knew him loved him and will miss him greatly.
Gil was preceded in death by his parents, and nine brothers and sisters.
He is survived by his daughter, Lisa Deckard of Hudson, Florida; two grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and friend, Jennean Greenleaf.
Gil will be buried at a later time in his home state of Maine.