Gilberte was born on February 27, 1930 in Chateaudun, France. Her mother, Georgina Louise Angele Thireau and father, Gaston preceded her in death.
Gilberte starred as a ballerina and dancer in a troupe touring throughout Europe, where she met Edward Sharpe in Paris. They married in 1956. They moved to Spring Lake Heights, NJ in 1968, where they raised their family. They owned Sixth Avenue Liquors in Asbury Park, NJ. They retired to Florida in 1986.
Gilberte was predecessors by her husband Edward on Octoer 31, 2006. She is survived by sister in law, Peggy Fread, her three sons; Edward, Mark and Glenn, grandchildren Shea Dial, BrickTown, NJ Jenna Dial, Steamboat Springs, CO, Brittany Gammon, Ryan Sharpe, Calvin Sharpe Aubrey Sharpe of Raleigh, NC, Dylan, Melody, Demi and Fallon Sharpe, Melbourne Beach, Fl and greatgrandsons Dylan Reedman And Finn Gammon of Raleigh, NC and Arlo Nelson of Steamboat Springs, CO.
Gilberte was a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, daughter, sister, aunt and friend. She was an avid reader and walked daily.
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