Gilbert J. Paprocki, 73

APRIL 16, 1939-AUG. 8, 2012

August 09, 2012

Gilbert John Paprocki, 73, of Rohrersville, Md., passed away Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2012, at home after suffering a long battle with pancreatic cancer.

Born April 16, 1939, in Milwaukee, Wis., he was the son of the late Paul P. and Irene (Lesniewski) Paprocki.

He served in the U.S Navy for 10 years aboard the first nuclear submarine.

He retired from the U.S. Postal Service as manager of training and development in Merrifield, Va.

Gil is survived by his wife, Margaret; his son, Sean; his older brother, Robert of Atlanta, Ga.; his sister-in-law, Marlene of Milwaukee; and three nephews.

In addition to his parents, his brother, Gerry, preceded him in death two years ago.

The family will receive friends Saturday, Aug. 11, 2012, from 1 to 3 p.m. at a memorial gathering at the home of their neighbors, Richard and Lindalee Espy, 20516 Bent Willow Road, Rohrersville.

Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742.

Expressions of sympathy may be offered to the family at

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