Vera Grace Gibson, 89, of Delaware, formerly of Marysville and Lancaster passed away Friday morning (April 12, 2013) at Grady Memorial Hospital.
Born May 13, 1923, in Plain City. Vera loved music, tending to her flowers, talking politics and spending time with her loving family.
Preceded in death by parents: Harold and Martha (Tillman) Koon; husband: Frank R. Gibson, 1993; daughters: Betty B. Hanawalt, Joni Williams, brothers: Adrian Koon, Raymond Koon, William Koon; sisters: Leora Hunt, Mildred Dumas, Mary Lowe.
Survived by loving children: James R. Gibson, Nancy (William) Martin, Frank R. Gibson Jr., Jane (Tom Robitaille) Gibson, Shirley A. Gibson, Martha "Marti" (Keith) Fisher; 14 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; several great-great-grandchildren; sister: Violet (Harold) Zweifel; longtime loving friends: Gary and Wanda Cramer, Jodine Long.
The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at the Ferguson Funeral Home, 202 E. Main Street (St. Rt.161W), where the funeral will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 17, 2013. Pastor Phil Conrad officiating. Burial Forest Grove Cemetery, Plain City. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to a charity of your choice. Special thanks from our family to Grady Memorial Hospital for their tender loving care in her final days. Visit fergusonfuneralhomeinc.com to share a special memory.
Published in The Delaware Gazette on Apr. 15, 2013