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Luther James Gilpin

July 28, 1931 ~ October 29, 2020 (age 89)


Luther James Gilpin Obit


Luther James Gilpin, 89, of Bardstown, passed away October 29, 2020 at his home.

He was a retired employee of Barton’s Distillery, a United States Marine Corps Veteran, and a former member of the Parish Council at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church.  He was active with the parish bingo and loved cards and horses.

He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Ann Gilpin; a grandson, Benjamin Kyle Hicks; a brother, Robert Gilpin; along with two daughters in law, Virginia and Charlotte Gilpin.

He is survived by seven daughters, Donna Gerber of Bardstown, Cheryl Gilpin of Elizabethtown, Pam Gilpin of Bardstown, Simone Brown (John) of Bardstown, Karen Green (Steve) of Holy Cross, Robin Brady (Jim) of New Hope, and Elaine Riggs (Allan) of Holy Cross; three sons, Roger Gilpin of Las Vegas, Danny Gilpin of Culvertown, and Tim Gilpin of Bardstown; one brother, Tommy Gilpin of Louisville; one sister, Mary Goode of Florida; along with 20 grandchildren and 38 great-grandchildren.

A memorial mass will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church with Father Jason Harris officiating.  Burial will follow in St. Thomas Cemetery.  Friends may visit from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday at the Joseph L. Greenwell Funeral Home, New Haven.

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November 3, 2020

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Joseph L Greenwell Funeral Home
324 Center Street / PO Box 65
New Haven, KY 40051

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