Gordon Elgin Giles

Gordon Elgin Giles

Seldovia resident Gordon Elgin Giles, 81, went to be with the Lord on July 16, 2021, at Central Peninsula Hospital in Soldotna.

Graveside services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, July 24, at Seldovia Cemetery. A potluck will follow at the Seldovia Bible Chapel.

Gordon was born Nov. 4, 1939, in Okanogan, Washington. He later moved to Seldovia to follow his dad’s footsteps as a commercial fisherman.

He was known as a jack of all trades, fixing things and helping others when needed. He loved and served the Lord faithfully.

He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Carlena; his five children, Tina Haugstad of Olney, Montana, Virginia Johnson, Mark Giles, Gordon A. Giles and Kay Huff all of Soldotna; sister, Peggy Boscacci of Stockton, California.

Arrangements were made by Peninsula Memorial Chapel.

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