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Gibson, William Leroy,

passed away peacefully on September 30th, 2017. He was born on April 18th, 1926 in White Hall, Illinois to Alvin Gibson Sr. and Elinor Crum Gibson.

He served in the United States Marine Corp in World War II and was a graduate of the University of Louisville Law School.

He was preceded in death by his brother and sister.

He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Joanne Lichtefeld Gibson, four stepchildren, Patti Wyatt, Kathy Russ (Chuck), Fred Wyatt (Karen), Jim Wyatt (Marzia), his grandchildren Rebecca Spencer (Scott), Daniel Russ (Laura), Nicole Duck (Jonathan), Megan Wyatt, Luna Wyatt, Rocco Wyatt and six great grandsons.

The family would like to thank the staff of Springhurst Pines Health and Rehab and Hosparus Health.

Funeral Service Noon Tuesday at Pearson's, 149 Breckenridge Lane with burial to follow at Calvary Cemetery. Visitation 10 am Tuesday until time of service.

Memorial contributions may be made to
Published in The Courier-Journal on Oct. 2, 2017
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