Elizabeth (Gibb) Kiriluk

Elizabeth (Gibb) Kiriluk, 85, of Manchester, beloved wife of the late Leon Kiriluk, died Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, at Manchester Memorial Hospital.

She was born Jan. 24, 1929, in Glasgow, Scotland, daughter of the late George and Bethia (Laidlaw) Gibb. She came to this country in 1963 and had lived in the Greenwich area until moving to Manchester in 2000.

She is survived by her daughter, Anne K. Lennon of Manchester; and two grandchildren, Shawn P. Lennon of Manchester and Carter Lennon, and her husband, Daniel Gerwien, of Vernon. Other survivors include her brother, Andrew Gibb; two sisters, Bertha Pollack and Alice Syska all of Glasgow; one niece and three nephews.

Funeral services will be held Friday, Feb. 28, 2014, at 7 p.m. at the Holmes Funeral Home, 400 Main St., Manchester.

Visitation will be Friday from 5 p.m. until the time of the service.

A private burial will be held at the East Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to the Visiting Nurse and Health Services, 8 Keynote Drive, Vernon, CT 06066. To sign the online register book go to


Funeral Home

Holmes Funeral Home
400 Main Street Manchester, CT 06040
(860) 643-2441

Published in Journal Inquirer from Feb. 27 to Mar. 3, 2014