Larry Gibbons, 72, of Salem passed away at his home surrounded by his loving family on Thursday, January 5, 2023. Larry was born in Alliance on November 4, 1950 the son of the late Wilson F. and Margaret (Howell) Gibbons. He was a 1970 graduate of Alliance High School and worked at American Steel Foundries for 33 years and Ventra for 10 years. Larry was a member of Calvary Pentecostal Church where he served as an usher. He enjoyed bowling, bingo, watching professional wrestling, traveling with is wife and all kinds of music especially playing the piano and singing.
Survivors include his wife Shirley Gibbons, a daughter Rosa (Gary) Hartman, son Kevin (Alyssa Kirkendall) Gibbons, eight grandchildren, nine great grandchildren as well as nine siblings William, Charles, Gary, Lawrence, Jack, Maryetta Jorney, Patricia Jones, Charlotte Bertolette and Faith Rochelle Weaver. Besides his Parents he was proceeded in death by a brother Tom and a sister Carol Jean Gibbons.
A funeral service will be held on Monday, January 9, 2023 at 12:00 PM at Calvary Pentecostal Church with Rev. Scott Mikesell officiating. A time of visitation will be held the hour prior to the service at the church from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM. Burial will take place at Highland Memorial Park in Beloit. Friends and family may send condolences and sign the guest register online at www.grfuneralhome.com. Arrangements have been entrusted to Gednetz-Ruzek-Brown Funeral Home, Sebring (330) 938-2526.