Published 3:30 pm Wednesday, April 23, 2014

George “Lightning” Klibert, 60, was born on Dec. 5, 1953, and passed away on April 18, 2014. He was a native of New Orleans and a resident of Reserve.

He is survived by his wife, Kelly Thomas Klibert; his mother, Marian Petit Klibert; stepson, Dylan Guidry; brother, Chris Klibert (Kelly); two sisters: Cynthia Klibert Crawford and Janine Klibert Mohon (Stephen) as well as his godson, Jeremy Crawford, and brothers-in-law: Daniel Millet Jr. (Amber), Adam Millet (Beth), Jules “Peter” Millet III and father in- law and mother in-law, Danny and Henrietta Millet.

He was preceded in death by his father, Curtis Klibert, and grandparents: Roger and Leonie Petit and Theophile and Palmire Klibert.

He retired from Shell Norco after 28 years of service. He was a member of the Labranche Duck Club.

Visitation will be on Friday, April 25, 2014, from 9 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. at St. Peter Catholic Church in Reserve, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Rose Lynn Funeral Services is in charge of the arrangements. To sign and view the family guestbook, visit www.roselynnfuneralhome.com.