Charles Glenn (Tibby) Tibessart of Orland passed away Feb. 4, 2013 in Chico, Calif. He was born in Orland Jan. 6, 1925 to John N. and Maud Tibessart. He was a U.S. Navy WWII
veteran and a retired postal worker.
Tibby was a member of the Orland Volunteer Fire Department for 37 years, Fire Chief from 1966 to 1967, a member of the Orland Moose lodge, and Ragged Hunters Club.
He loved hunting and fishing. He liked to play cards, pool, shuffleboard, and coin collecting.
He is survived by his loving wife, Jo Collins-Tibessart of Orland; children, Peggy John of Okla.; Patrick Collins of Orland; and Andy Collins of Chico; daughter-in-law, Heather Collins of Orland; grandchildren, Todd, Wendy, and John Meyer of Okla., Steve Wadswoth, and Tarrie Hacket of Orland, Maddex Collins of Orland; and great-grandson, Cole Meyer of Okla.
Memorial services will be held Sat. Feb. 23, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at the Orland Volunteer Fire Dept. 810 Fifth St., Orland. Memorial contributions may be made to the Orland Volunteer Fire Dept. Arrangements by F.D. Sweet & Son Mortuary, Orland.