Gregory Keith Kilby

1947
2022
Passed away on
August 7, 2022

Gregory Keith Kilby, age 75, passed away peacefully at home on August 7, 2022, after a 5-month illness. Greg was born on April 5, 1947, in Berwyn, Illinois to his parents, Robert James Thomas Kilby and Margaret Elizabeth Weigle.

Greg and his wife, Jean, retired and moved from Wisconsin to Florida in 2015. Greg suffered from Parkinson’s disease for many years. In 2020 they decided to move to Provo, Utah to be closer to most of their children and grandchildren. Greg was an agent with Farmers Insurance for 7 years, then with American Family Insurance for 35 years. He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and served in many callings. He loved the Lord and loved sharing the gospel every chance he could. Greg was kind, tender-hearted, compassionate, service-minded, and hard working. He has touched many lives.

Greg loved his children and grandchildren and was very proud of them and their accomplishments. After retirement, he and Jean loved to socialize with friends and neighbors and attend their grandchildren‘s activities and family events. Greg and Jean married in November of 2000. Before Greg’s illness became debilitating, he and Jean loved to travel. They considered themselves blessed to have found each other. They were the love of each other’s lives.

Greg was proud to be an American and is a veteran of the United States Air Force.

Greg was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Anthony. He is survived by his loving wife, Jean, his children, Ronald (Julie) Kilby, Richard (Jennifer) Kilby, Rebecca (William) Bassett, and his step-daughter, Katie (Justin) King. He is also survived by his grandchildren, Jarem, Melissa, Alana, Jacob, Ryan, Kaylee, and Callie, by 15 step-grandchildren, and other relatives and friends. Greg will be deeply missed by many.

Utah Services:
Saturday, August 27, 2022
Visitation 10:00 am
Service: 11:00 am

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
4300 N Canyon Rd
Provo, UT 84604

Utah Service: YouTube live-streaming link:
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=aOoPJmSiMZU

Wisconsin Services:
Saturday, September 17, 2022
Visitation 10:00 am
Service 11:00 am

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
W4615 Potter Rd
Elkhorn, WI 53121

Wisconsin Service: YouTube live-streaming link:
https://youtu.be/9Q2FhNZN7b4