Larry E. Gibbons, Sr.

Died: Thu., Jun. 13, 2019

GFH door open, but no family present

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Sun., Jun. 16, 2019
Location: Guss Funeral Home, Inc.


7:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Sun., Jun. 16, 2019
Location: Guss Funeral Home, Inc.

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Mon., Jun. 17, 2019
Location: Guss Funeral Home, Inc.


Mon., Jun. 17, 2019
Location: McCulloch's Mills Cemetery

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     Larry E. Gibbons, Sr., 66, of East Waterford, entered into rest on Thursday, June 13, 2019 at his home surrounded by his family.

     He was born April 20, 1953,in Honey Grove.

     He is survived by his wife, Elizabeth C. M. (Haines) Gibbons, whom he married Oct. 10, 1980, four children, David C. Blessing Jr. and wife, Kaci, of Port Royal, Nicole S. A. Leister and husband, Robert, of East Waterford, Roxanne M. Gibbons of East Waterford, and Larry E. Gibbons, Jr., and wife, Robin of Goshen, NY, six grandchildren, Devin J. Leister, Sean D. Leister, Adrian T. Bonilla, Jade E. N. Bonilla, Landon M. Gibbons, and Zakary D. Blessing, one great-granddaughter, Emberlee Grace Leister, six siblings, Ernest N. Gibbons and wife, Karen, Brenda L. Hutchinson, Shirley D. Clouser, Susan A. Garrett and husband, Charlie, Mary F. Gibbons, and Robin L. Gibbons and many nieces and nephews.

     He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert L. and Betty L. (Rhodes) Gibbons and four brothers, Lester, Rich, Don, and Clair.

     Larry was a Pipeline welder of Local Union 798.

     He enjoyed hunting, welding, and raising beef cattle. He especially enjoyed being with his family and friends.

     His funeral will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, June 17, at Guss Funeral Home, Inc., 20 S. Third St., Mifflintown, with Rev. Chris Mathiason officiating. Interment will be in McCulloch's Mills Cemetery.

     There will be a viewing Sunday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

     In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to McCulloch's Mills Cemetery, c/o Sharon Milliken, 49 Palm Road, Honey Grove, PA 17035.

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Suzette Kistler
   Posted Fri June 14, 2019
You will be greatly missed. I will miss teasing you all the time RIP and you will be in our hearts forever

Dominique Vrignaud
   Posted Sat June 15, 2019
I've met you only few years ago. I will never forget your kindness. May God give you eternal rest and the strength to your family to bear the great pain. RIP.