GIBNEY Jane Clark Heer Gibney, age 88, of Venice, Florida, passed away on April 13, 2006 at the Venice Regional Medical Center. Born on January 10, 1918 in Brookline, Mass, she graduated from Connecticut College in 1940. She was a homemaker and an avid golfer and bridge player. She was a past president of the Junior League of Columbus, Ohio and a member of the United Congregational Church of Little Compton, Rhode Island. Wife of the late Albert L. Gibney, she is survived by her sons, Peter Heer of Clearwater, Florida, Timothy Heer of Columbus, Ohio; and a daughter, Susan Ahern of Quincy, Massachusetts. She is also survived by five loving grandchildren and her step-children, Joan Whittaker, Susie Young and Frank Gibney. No services are planned at this time. Memorial donations may be made to Southeastern Guide Dogs, Inc., 4210 77th Street East, Palmetto, FL 34221 or the United Congregational Church, The Commons, Little Compton, Rhode Island 02837. EWING FUNERAL HOME in Venice, Florida is in charge of arrangements.
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Apr. 15, 2006.