Brereton – David Lee Gilpin, 74, of Brereton, passed away at 5:35 PM on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at his residence. He was born on January 25, 1946 in Canton to David Curtis and Vivian L. (Orwig) Gilpin.
Surviving are three daughters, Tracy (Greg) Gilpin-Kitchen, Stacy Gilpin-Vaughn both of Canton, IL and Rachael Gilpin of Indianapolis, IN; five grandchildren, Curtis, Dalton, Walker, Morgan, and Conner; two great-grandchildren, Alvin and Ryker; and special companion, Teresa Streeper.
David was preceded in death by his parents.
David retired from the City of Canton Police Department and later worked as a car salesman at local dealerships. He was a member of the Canton VFW Post 1984. David enjoyed long car rides, side by siding, motorcycling, and was an avid fisherman. Most of all, David loved spending time with his family.
David served in the United States Marines.
Cremation rites will be accorded with Sedgwick Funeral Homes & Crematory in Canton, IL. Burial of ashes will be held at a later date at Greenwood Cemetery in Canton, IL. Memorials can be made to the Greater Peoria Honor Flight. To make online condolences you may go to www.sedgwickfuneralhomes.com