Elmer D. 'Gil' Gilchrist
Elmer D. "Gil" Gilchrist, 83, passed away at Frances Mahon Deaconess Hospital in Glasgow, Mont., on May 21, 2011, of natural causes.
Gil was born July 6, 1927, at the family farm in Scobey, Mont. Following the death of his father in the fall of 1933, he became the man of the family.
Even at his young age, it was a job he took very seriously. Gil attended school in Scobey, Mont., where he excelled in sports and graduated in 1947. Following his high school graduation, he worked for the Occident Elevator Company until the f...