George William Gibson

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George William Gibson

February 17, 1931 - February 07, 2019

George William Gibson ANDERSON [mdash] George W. "Bill" Gibson, 87, of Anderson, passed away on Feb. 7, 2019. He was born on Feb. 17, 1931, in Anderson.
Bill graduated from Anderson High School in 1949, then graduated from General Motors Institute in 1954 with a Bachelor of Industrial Engineering degree.
He served his country in the United States Navy during the Korean War as a Lieutenant JG.
He retired from Delco-Remy after more than 39 years of service. He spent most of his time as a Process Machine Control Design General Supervisor, after time as a production supervisor. He was a registered professional engineer.
He was a parishioner of St. Ambrose Catholic Church in Anderson. Bill once volunteered in the Madison County Emergency Management Agency Communications Division, and his hobbies were amateur radio, woodworking, and traveling in the U.S. and Europe, and held a deep appreciation for music.
Bill is survived by his loving children, Jennifer (Paul) Hannon of Indianapolis, Greg (Linda) Gibson of Eustis, Florida, and Brian (Melissa) Gibson of Fishers; and grandchildren, Charlie Gibson, Sarah Bailey and Thomas Bailey. Also surviving are his siblings, Joyce Bair, Marge Patterson, Robert (Sue) Gibson and Jo Ramsay; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Catherine (Farmer) Gibson; father, George F. Gibson; mother, Lessie I. Cutler; and sisters, Eloise Shank, Dolores Pierce and Rosa Philpot.
Visitation will be held Monday from 4 to 8 p.m. at Loose Funeral Homes & Crematory, 200 W. 53rd St., Anderson, IN.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be Tuesday at 10 a.m. at St. Ambrose Catholic Church in Anderson with Monsignor Robert Sell III officiating.
Burial will take place in the East Maplewood Cemetery, Anderson.
Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Vincent de Paul Society.
www.loosecares.com.
Published on February 9, 2019
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Christy Huggins
Feb 11, 2019
Uncle Bill will truly be missed. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. He was a very special and kind man. I have many fond memories of him and your Mother. Together again. Love to you all.
Janis Simmes
Feb 11, 2019
Mr Greg Gibson and family, you are being thought of with caring prayers of peace and sympathy. May the memories of your Dad create smiles of joy and help to ease your pains of sorrow.

On behalf of the education folks at LCI, we are thinking of you and wish you goodwill.
MIchael and Marilyn Hannon
Feb 11, 2019
We are so sorry to hear of your loss. It is never easy loosing a loved one. We remember your Father and Grandfather with deep affection. Have comfort that he is now home with Catherine and the rest of his family.