AGE: 63 • Manahawkin
Thomas Paul Giberson "Tommy", age 63, of Manahawkin passed away on Monday January 7, 2013 at his home. Tommy was a lifelong resident of Manahawkin. He had been self-employed working at Giberson's Saw Mill of Stafford from 1975-1996 and then went to work as a commercial fisherman. Tommy was an avid outdoorsman and loved his family. Tommy's two granddaughters were his pride and joy.
He is survived by his wife of 44 years Ruth (nee Parker), three children Thomas E. "Tommy" and his wife Beth, Todd L, and Tara L. all of Stafford. His siblings Joyce Stevenson Tissiere, of Warren Grove, Eldora Olley, of Manahawkin, Everett "Bub", of Warren Grove, and his very close cousin Fred Taylor, of Manahawkin. He is also survived by his granddaughters Emily Rose Giberson and Jayde Meadow Rickett, and many nieces, nephews and many dear friends.
Visitation will be held on Friday January 11, 2013 from 11am until time of service at 1pm at Bugbee-Riggs Funeral Home 335 S. Main Street, Barnegat. Interment will follow at Reevestown Cemetery, Warren Grove, NJ. In lieu of flowers the family has asked that donations be made to the family for the benefit of the Granddaughter's Education. Check should be payable to Thomas E. Giberson, c/o P.O. Box 363 Forked River, NJ 08731 in Tommy's memory.