Dwight Kenneth Gaston, 80, of Burkburnett, Texas, passed away Monday, June 18, 2018.
Dwight was born on January 16, 1938 in Pinckneyville, to the late Adam and Juanita (Griffith) Gaston. He served our country proudly in the United States Navy and later retired from the United States Air Force. He was a member of First United Methodist Church. Dwight was an avid war history buff, and enjoyed collecting coins, watching movies and reading.
He is survived by his daughter, Kim Garcia and husband Gilbert of Cache, Okla.; his son, Bryan Gaston of Beulah, Mich.; his sister, Joann Bramier and husband Leroy of Benton; and three grandchildren, Taylor Garcia and wife Kayla of Lawton, Okla., Chase Garcia and wife Laura of Hawaii, and Alex Rienhardt of Yorkville, N.Y.
A Celebration of Life was held on Saturday, June 23, 2018 at First United Methodist Church in Burkburnett with Rev. Liz Talbert and Rev. Don Pellikan officiating.
For those desiring, memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, www.stjude.org