Gibby Bourgoin

Bourgoin, Gibby
90, of Chandler, Arizona passed away on February 16, 2013. Gibby was born May 9, 1922 in Lewiston, Maine to Edmond Lafrance and Marie Lafrance (Beaulieu). She was an active member of the Chandler community including volunteering with her church, participating with the Red Hat Society and her favorite weekly luncheons with friends and loved ones. She is survived by three children Rachel Bingham of Chandler, Arizona, Maurice "Moe" Bourgoin of Conneticut and Bruce Bourgoin of Washington, Utah and her two brothers Bertrand "Bert" Lafrance of Lewiston Maine and Leonard "Lenny" LaFrance of Venice Florida, Also a large extended family of grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews,and cousins. A memorial will be held at St Andrew the Apostle Catholic Church 3450 W Ray Rd, Chandler on Wednesday February 27th, from 11 am to 1 pm. As a cancer survivor her wishes were for donations be made to at or Susan G Komen in lieu of flowers.


Published in The Arizona Republic on Feb. 26, 2013