John Gilcrest Jr.

John Harland Gilcrest Jr., 81, died Sunday, September 8, 2019, at Brookdale Assisted Living.

Retired as a CPA for the State of Ohio. Graduate of Ohio State University, he was a past member of the Alumni band and had the honor of dotting the “I” in 1996. Member of Masonic Lodge. Preceded in death by wife, Joan Gilcrest; daughter, Karen Gilcrest; brothers, Ken, Bill, and Warren “Uncle Shorty” Gilcrest.

Survived by son, John Gilcrest; niece, Toni Gilcrest; great nephew, Bill Gilcrest; friends at Brookdale Assisted Living; other loving family and friends.

Funeral service will be held Thursday, noon, Chapel at Union Cemetery, 1720 Sunset Blvd, Steubenville. Interment to follow.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The National Parkinson Foundation of Ohio. evansfuneralhome.net.