Obituary of David William Gibson
David William Gibson age 73, of Chester, NJ passed away at his home on June 6, 2018. David was born in Passaic, NJ and was the son of the late William and Julia (Noonburg) Gibson. Growing up in Fair Lawn, he lived in Hasbrouck Heights, NJ before moving to Chester, NJ in 1979.
David proudly served in the US Navy from 1963-1967. He was an electrical engineer for Bell Labs in Chester from 1969- 2001, when he retired. He went on to work at Fulton Bank in Chester from 2004-2013.
David enjoyed the outdoors, gardening and dining with friends. He most especially loved spending time with his family.
He is survived by his beloved wife of over 45 years, Sharon (Daniels) Gibson; his son, Bill Gibson and his wife Sara of New Hope, PA, his daughter, Beth Crepeau and her husband Jeff of Montgomery, Alabama; his two cherished granddaughters, Katie Beth and Isabel Gibson. He was pre-deceased by his brother Charles Mathers.
A Celebration of David’s Life will include a visitation on Monday, June 11, 2018 from 5:00pm – 8:00pm at the William J. Leber Funeral Home, 15 Furnace Road (corner of Rt. 206), Chester, NJ (908) 879-3090. Burial will be held privately by the family.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to the Salvation Army, https://give.salvationarmyusa.org
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