OSWEGO, NY – P. Kevin Gilman, 58, of Oswego, died unexpectedly on Thursday, December 17, 2009.
Born in Syracuse, he was a graduate of State University College at Oswego.
He was a financial advisor for Northwestern Mutual, a passionate traveler, athlete, rugby coach, reader, and nature lover.
For the past 22 years, Kevin has hosted the Longest Day of the Year Party, where family and friends gathered from across the country and globe.
Kevin was predeceased by his father, Raymond C. Gilman Jr.; mother, Jean Bailey; and brother, Tim.
He is survived by his beloved wife, Irene of Oswego; sisters, Teresa and Mara of Syracuse and Joan of Seattle; brothers, Dugan of Syracuse and Geoffrey of Baldwinsville; nephews, Ray, Nate and Dylan; nieces Rachel, Sara, Katie, and Victoria.
A celebration of his life will be held at a time to be announced.
There will be no calling hours.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Oswego YMCA, 249 W. First St., Oswego, NY 13126, or to the Oswego Wizards Rugby Club, which he lovingly coached, c/o Irene Gilman, 664 W. River Road, Oswego, NY 13126.
Arrangements are in care of the Dain-Cullinan Funeral Home in Oswego.