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Janice Lee "Jan" Gibbs Thorstad
Birth: Jul. 15, 1944
Fruithurst
Cleburne County
Alabama, USA
Death: Oct. 11, 2013
Palm Beach
Palm Beach County
Florida, USA

Jan passed away on October 11, 2013 following a lengthy battle with breast cancer. She was the younger of two daughters born to William Albert Gibbs and Lemma Lee Otwell. She received her undergraduate degree in Art from the University of Alabama and a graduate degree in Speech Pathology from Columbia University. She is survived by her husband, Dr. M. G. Thorstad and four children: Erik; Elissa and her husband, Doug; Michael; Matthew and his wife, Bronka; two grandchildren: Tyler and Colin; a sister, Sarah Joyce Gibbs Johnson; two nieces; six grand nieces; a grand nephew; six aunts; two uncles; and numerous cousins. She was predeceased in death by her parents and her brother-in-law, William Alvin Johnson. Jan was a past Regent of the Palm Beach Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution and attended the Episcopal Church of Bethesda-by-the-Sea in Palm Beach, FL.

Written By Sarah Joyce Gibbs Johnson.

Note: Jan's inurnment service was held on May 17, 2014 at the Episcopal Church of Bethesda-by-the-Sea in Palm Beach, FL.
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Albert Gibbs (1909 - 2006)
  Lemma Lee Otwell Gibbs (1916 - 2004)
 
Burial:
Bethesda by the Sea Church Columbarium
Palm Beach
Palm Beach County
Florida, USA
 
Created by: Sarah Johnson
Record added: Oct 18, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 118906487
Janice Lee Jan <i>Gibbs</i> Thorstad
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~*~Its Christmas time and ever since the day you were taken, the lovely memories you've left have never been forsaken, they'll always stay vivid as though you were still here and especially are cherished at this time of year~*~
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