GILNER Louis Peter Gilner, age 90 of Hawthorne, passed away Wednesday, January 27, 2016 in the Malcom Randall VA Hospital surrounded by those who loved him. Louis was born April 22, 1925 in Hilliard, Florida to Peter N. and Pearl I. Knight Gilner. He proudly served his country in the US Navy during WWII. Louis retired from the City of Jacksonville as a signal engineer. He is survived by his wife, Dorothy Mae Dot Gilner; children, Wanda Schodlatz, Barbara Head and Louis Gilner, Jr.; step-children, Donald Yurcovic, Gayle Smith, Paulette Harbold, Patricia Hutson, Kenny L. Johns, Jr. and Jerry Johns and sister, Betty Copeland. Funeral Services will be held Saturday, January 30, 2016 at 11:00 a.m., at Keystone Heights Church of Christ, with Robert Bell officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Interment will follow in Riverside Memorial Park, 7242 Normandy Blvd., Jacksonville at 3:00 p.m., with military honors. In lieu of flowers, those who wish may make memorials to Keystone Heights Church of Christ Building Fund, 6963 SR 21 North, Keystone Heights, FL 32656. Please visit his memorial page at www.williamsthomasfuneralhome.com. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION WILLIAMS-THOMAS WESTAREA 352-376-7566//?#You can find the complete original obituary on this website.