|Birth: ||Jan. 24, 1920|
|Death: ||Sep. 16, 1989|
m. December 5, 1939, Williamsport, Lycoming Co., PA
Children: Robert, Walter, Dawn, Michael, Harold, Catherine, Rose
Burial: September 9, 1989
Mrs. Robert K. Gibbs, Sr.
Mrs. Edna C. Gibbs, 69, wife of Robert K. Biggs, Sr., of 505 Thomas Avenue, Died at 5:06p.m. Saturday, Sept. 16, 1989 in Williamsport Hospital, following a brief illness.
She and her husband observed their 49th wedding anniversary last Dec. 5.
Born Jan. 24, 1920, in this city, she was a daughter of Harry M. and Mabel C. Winters Abel.
Surviving, besides her husband are four sons, Robert K. Jr., of Montoursville, and Walter f., Michael J. and Harold R., all of this city; two daughters, Mrs. Dawn M. Swartz and Miss Catherine E., both of this city; a brother , Water F. Abel, in Delaware; five half-brothers, Henry Wenzel, of Montoursvillle, and George H. Wenzel, Merle P. Wenzel, Robert Wenzel and Ernest Wenzel, all of this city; a sister, Mrs, Mabel Fuller, also of this city, and seven grandchildren.
The funeral will be at 2 pm. Tuesday at Knight-Confer's, 1914 Memorial Avenue, with the Rev. Ronald F. Mease, pastor of Church of the Saviour, Lutheran, officiating. Burial wil be in Green Lawn Memorial Park, Montgomery RD 1.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 7 to 9 tonight.
Edna C. Gibbs
Mrs. Edna C. Gibbs, 69 of 505 Thomas Ave., Williamsport, died at 5:06p.m., Saturday, Sept 16, 1989, at the Williamsport Hospital & Medical Center, following a brief illness. Born in Williamsport on Jan. 24, 1920, she was a daughter of Harry M. and Mabel C. Winters Abel. Mrs. Gibbs and her husband Robert K. Gibbs Sr., observed their 49th wedding anniversary Dec. 5, 1988. Surviving besides her husband are four sons, Robert K. Jr., Walter F., Michael J., and Harold R., all of Wiliamsport; two daughters, Mrs. Dawn M. Swartz and Miss Catherine E. Gibbs both of Williamsport; one brother, Walter F. Abel, of Delaware; one sister, Mrs. Mabel Fuller, of Williamsport; five helf-brothers, Henry H. Wenzel, of Montoursville, George H. Wenzel, Merle P. Wenzel, Robert Wenzel and Ernest Wenzel, all of Williamsport, and seven grandchildren. Services will be held at 2 p.m., Tuesday, at the Knight-Confer Funeral Home, 1914 Memorial Ave., Williamsport, with the Rev. Ronald F. Mease, pastor of the Church of the Vavior Lutheran, officiating. Burial willl be in Green Lawn Memorial Park. Visitation will be held from 7 to 9 p.m, Monday at the funeral home.
Henry M. Abel
Mabel C. Winters Wenzel (1902 - 1983)
Robert Kaye Gibbs (1913 - 1994)*
Michael J. Gibbs (1953 - 2011)*
Harold Raymond Gibbs (1954 - 1998)*
Edna Catherine Abel Gibbs (1920 - 1989)
Mabel M. Abel Fuller (1924 - 2001)*
Green Lawn Memorial Park
Created by: Dave Lehman
Record added: Jun 01, 2011
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