Donald Earl Gibson

Donald Earl Gibson

Des Moines

Donald Gibson, 93, passed away February 12, 2013. He was born May 10, 1919 in Des Moines to Harry, Sr. and Goldie (Hadley) Gibson. Donald was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and was a pressman at Meredith Publishing Co. for 23 years.

Survivors include his wife of 46 years, Eletha; daughter, Gloria (Stephen) Crozier; son, Michael Gibson; step-son, Mark Clark; three grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, four brothers and one grandson.

Per his wishes he has been cremated and no services are planned. Arrangements by Brooks Funeral Care.


Published in Des Moines Register on Feb. 17, 2013