Earl Gibson, 76

Earl Gibson, 76, of Milford, died Jan. 17, 2008. He was a painter at S. Rosenthal and Co. and a Korean War Navy veteran.

He was preceded in death by sisters, Lucille Marcello, Madelyn Barnett, Marie Teufel, Betty Zimmer, and Ruth Gibson; brothers, Lee Porter, and John and Melvin Gibson.

He is survived by wife, Wanda (nee Zike) Gibson; son, Steven Earl Gibson; daughter, Patricia Sue (John) Tanksley; grandchildren, Leonard Tanksley, Chad and Brad Gibson, and Steven, Megan, and Dan Hartman; three great-grandchildren; sister, Katherine Moomaw; and brother; Marion Barnett.

Funeral services were held Jan. 22 at the St. Mark’s Lutheran Church. Burial followed at the Greenlawn Cemetery in Milford.

Memorials may be made to the St. Mark’s Lutheran Church Building Fund and the Evans Funeral Home is serving the needs of the family.