Jean M. Gibson

February 25, 1916 - January 9, 2022
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Jean M. Gibson, 105, formerly of Shillington, passed away January 9, 2022, in Country Meadows of Wyomissing where she had resided.

Born in South Fork, Cambria County, PA, she was a daughter of the late Miles E. and Jane E. (Jones) McCrossin. She was the wife of the late Henry H. Gibson, Sr., who passed away April 4, 1981. They were married 39 years prior to his passing.
Jean worked as a secretary for the former Securda Builders and Wm. S. Leininger Knitting Mill, retiring in 2001. A member of Immanuel U.C.C., Shillington, she served as the church secretary at the former One U.C.C., was a Den Mother for Cub Scouts, and was a former member of the YR Club. She enjoyed walking, music, and spending time with her grandsons.

Surviving are her sons – Henry H. Gibson, Jr. husband of Robin Gibson, Sinking Spring, R. Craig Gibson, Wyomissing, her grandsons – Ian P. Gibson husband of Amanda Gibson, Sinking Spring and Troy C. Gibson husband of Samantha Gibson, Havertown and her great-granddaughters Tenley Gibson and Isla Gibson.

Graveside services, officiated by Rev. Megan Huesgen, in Charles Evans Cemetery will be private at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers please send a contribution to the charity of your choice in Jean’s name. Thank you.  The Klee Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., Shillington is assisting the Gibson family.

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Graveside Service will be private at the convenience of the family – officiated by Rev. Megan Huesgen

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Charles Evans Cemetery


1119 Centre Avenue
Reading, PA 19601

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Graveside Service will be private at the convenience of the family – officiated by Rev. Megan Huesgen

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Born: February 25, 1916
Died: January 9, 2022

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Elaine W. Laws posted on 1/17/22

To the family of Jean Gibson, It has been my pleasure to visit with Jean for the past fifteen years as a parish visitor from Immanuel UCC in Shillington. She was always interested in the happenings of the church, the community at large, and our family. As we walked the halls together, she would talk about her children and grandchildren, her life in the community and she always asked about our family as well. Always a most positive and gracious attitude , Jean celebrated her 100th birthday with her family and friends at Country Meadows in February 2016. A sincere thank you to her sons who kept in touch with me during the isolation of the covid pandemic. You were wonderful to your mother, and she loved you all. Our deepest sympathy to all the family, Ron and Elaine Laws