SPC Brittany Diana Gilstad

SPC Brittany Diana Gilstad


Hometown: Chandler, AZ
Date of Death: October 9, 2012
Branch: Army
Rank: Specialist
Unit: Ft. Leonard Wood as a Mobile Radar Tech.

Birth: Aug. 22, 1988
Death: Oct. 9, 2012
Gilstad, Brittany Diana

24, passed away on October 9th, 2012, at Ft. Leonard Wood Missouri where she was currently stationed. Brittany was born on August 22nd, 1988 at Edwards Air Force Base in California. She was raised in Arizona, having lived in many different cities and towns within the state. Brittany graduated from Basha High School in Chandler in 2006 and enlisted in the US Army in 2008. After basic training and advanced training Brittany was assigned to Ft. Leonard Wood as a Mobile Radar Tech. Brittany had an eclectic taste in many things such as music, art and drawing. She often expressed herself through her many beautiful tattoos that she displayed with pride and joy. She was a beautiful, strong, unique and courageous daughter, sister and friend. Brittany was loved so very much and she will be missed by all that knew her. *BElieVE* Brittany is survived by her mother, Jennifer Blakeman; her father, David Gilstad; sisters, Ashley Horrall, Alycia Blakeman and Kayla Gilstad; grandmother, Diana Colvin; and many aunts, uncles, cousins and other relatives. Brittany was preceded in death by her grandfathers, Clarence Gilstad and Ronald Colvin; and grandmother, Nancy Gilstad. A visitation will be held at the Mariposa Garden Funeral Home in Mesa, AZ on Wednesday October 24, 2012 from 3-9:00 PM. There will be a graveside service at 12:30 PM on Friday October 26, 2012 at the National Cemetery in Cave Creek, AZ. ARIZONA REPUBLIC 21 OCT 2012

Note: U S ARMY 

National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona
Maricopa County
Arizona, USA

Created by: D. & J. Altman
Record added: Oct 21, 2012
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