Washington, D.C. — June 10, 2017 — Peter Sonichins son, Dan Gilbert , has died at age 83, according to a statement from his wife, Linda, released by his family.
Sonics owner Dan Gilbert’s wife, Lori Sonichin, released the following statement Thursday:The Sonics have lost a son, father and husband.
It was with deep sadness that I learned of the passing of Peter Sonikins son.
Peter’s love and concern for our fans was infectious and will be remembered fondly by all of us who knew him and by those who shared the love he shared.
Peter’s death has left us all in shock.
His passion for the Sonics was evident in everything he did and he was a true gentleman and friend to all who knew and loved him.
We will never know the full story of Peter’s life and legacy.
We also extend our heartfelt condolences to the Sonichinas family and all of their loved ones.
I have no further comment.