Gilbert “Gil” Frank Tarkany

Gilbert Frank Tarkany

Gilbert “Gil” Frank Tarkany was born July 11, 1940, and passed Oct. 2, 2010.
Gil is survived by his son, John Ernest Tarkany, of Ventura, Calif.; John’s wife, Lisa; two granddaughters, Edyn May Tarkany and Hunter Lynn Tarkany; and his niece and nephew, Celeste and Frank Tarkany.
Gil also is loved and remembered by his ex-wife Charlotte, of Ojai, Calif. Gil has lived in Oak Creek since 1972 and is an icon to the “Old Timers” of Oak Creek in every aspect. A graveside service is at noon Oct. 16 in the Oak Creek Cemetery with a potluck following at the Colorado Bar at about 1 p.m. Everyone is welcome.
Memorial donations may be made in Gilbert Tarkany’s name to Yampa Valley Funeral Home, P.O. Box 776090, Steamboat Springs, CO 80477.