The funeral service for Lois Ann Giffen-Gibbons will be held Friday on the 18th of March, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. at the the Hanover Presbyterian Church, 732 North Main Street, N.E., Hanover, Ohio.
Burial will follow at the nearby Hanover Cemetery.
A small reception will take place in the church after the ceremony.
Lois passed away in Phoenix, Arizona on February 14th, 2011 at the age of 79 after a brief encounter with cancer.
She is survived by her husband; three children, Tom, Jeff, Kim; and three grandchildren, Brad, Tessa & Evan.
Lois was born in Hanover, Ohio in 1931. At the age of 13 she located to Corning, New York with her her parents, Dr. James W. Giffen & Dolly Smith-Giffen.
After high school, she attended Alfred University and Duke University. In 1961 she married Tom Gibbons of Rochester, NY.
Lois lived in several cities in support of her husband's career. They frequently traveled to visit with their children, family, and friends all over the country.
She returned to Licking County, Ohio about five years ago and has been residing at the River Oaks Condos in Heath, Ohio. She will be greatly missed by the all who knew her.
In lieu of flowers, please send a memorial contribution to the church.
Published in The Advocate, Newark, Ohio on March 13, 2011