Passed away at her home on Friday, April 11, 2014, surrounded by family and loved ones. She was born February 10, 1941 in Everett, Washington, to parents Irvin and Ada Kinnie. In 1956 she married Lawrence Gibbons Sr. Together they raised five children and she has lived in the family home in Riddle for 40 years. She is survived by sister, Charlotte Stovall of Madras, Oregon; sons, Lawence Gibbons Jr. and wife Toni of Canyonville, OR, Rick Gibbons and wife Karen, Roy Gibbons of Riddle, OR; and daughter, Denise Stornetta and husband Gary of Azalea, OR; along with 10 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and one in the hopper.
She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband; Lawrence; son; Roby and granddaughter; Asjia. Services will be held Saturday, April 19, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 871 NE Lillian St. Myrtle Creek, OR. There will be a luncheon following the service at the Myrtle Creek Elks Lodge. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to South Douglas Food Bank, PO Box 470, Riddle, OR 97469.