Larry C. Gibson, age 80, of Montpelier, Ohio, died at 6:31 P.M. on Tuesday, May 17, 2016 at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne, Indiana, where he had been a patient after an extended illness. Mr. Gibson was a graduate of Connell High School in Connell, Washington, served in the United States Air Force and retired from General Telephone with twenty-nine years of service as a lineman and splicer. He was a member of the Montpelier Eagles and Pioneer American Legion, was an avid Green Bay Packers fan and enjoyed fishing.
Larry C. Gibson was born on May 11, 1936, in Caldwell, Idaho, the son of Loren and Marie (Remy) Gibson. He married Carol J. Peterson on June 1, 1965, in St. Petersburg, Florida, and she preceded him in death on April 14, 1995.
Survivors include one son, Roger (and special friend, Jackie Imm)Tennant, of Edon, Ohio; three daughters, Lisa (Buck) Muehlfeld, of Edon, Loreen (David) Murray, of Dayton, Ohio, and Loretta (Lonnie) Teats, of Camden, Michigan; and seven grandchildren. He was also preceded in death by three brothers, Norman, Wes and Butch Gibson; and one sister, Linda Luttrell.
Visitation will be held on Friday, May 20, 2016, from 4:00-8:00 P.M. in the Krill Funeral Home, 204 West Indiana Street, Edon. Services will be held on Saturday, May 21, 2016, at 11:00 A.M. in the Krill Funeral Home, Edon. Interment will follow in the Edon Cemetery.
Memorials are requested to the American Heart Association.