Kathleen GIBBARD

Kathleen Louise Gibbard March 28, 1936 – May 8, 2012. It is with great sadness the family announces the loss of our mother Kathleen Gibbard, she was

predeceased by her husband Robert in 2005. She is survived by her brother Kenneth (Elizabeth), sons David (Deneen) Philip (Lisa) and daughter Laurel (Alan). Grandchildren Ashley, Ryan, Rebecca, Christian, Brandon, Jared, great grandchild Mackenzie and partner Ron. She enjoyed many walks with her Westie, Eddy.

Kathleen was born in 1936 in Melfort Sask. She worked briefly as a dental assistant and married Bob in 1957. They lived in Agassiz, Harrison Hot Springs, and Vancouver Island and returned to Agassiz.

Kathleen contributed to her community. She was active and enjoyed floor curling, dancing and especially her involvement as chairperson of the Mountain Prison Citizens Advisory Committee. Her home and garden were her artist expression as was the care and nurture of her family.

Special thanks to Dr. Phimister, her care nurses and the staff at the Chilliwack General Hospital for her care and concern.

Special thanks to her son David and partner Ron for her care during her last days. Celebration of life will be held at Agassiz Friendship House on Saturday May 12 at 2:00 pm.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to BCSPCA. Goodbye Mom, We will really miss you.