Randall Gibson

Obituary of Randall E. Gibson

Randall E. “Randy” Gibson of Gerry, NY went home to be with the Lord on Saturday (October 10, 2020) at the age of 67. After several months of declining health, Randy died peacefully with his beloved wife of 38 years, Gail (Graham) Gibson and his two children by his side at UPMC Chautauqua. He was born July 28, 1953 in Meadville City Hospital to parents Wilberta and the late Theodore B. Gibson. Randy attended Union Area schools and graduated from Conneaut Valley High School in 1971. He attended West Virginia Wesleyan College, Butler Community College and graduated from Slippery Rock College with a BS in Social Studies Education in 1976. Randy attended the Ross Mills Church of God. Randy had many jobs over the rears that included Perkins, Flickingers, Sysco, US Foods, and finally a trainer at Country Fair from which he retired in 2020. In his free time, he was a hobby farmer, a youth soccer coach which included not only his children’s teams but his grandchildren as well. He also served on the CVCS school board where he said his greatest accomplishment was being able to hand both of his children their high school diplomas. He also served in the Gerry Volunteer Fire Department and Gerry Rodeo booth for many years. Randy enjoyed many, many things. Among these things were football, golfing, westerns, dragon books, holidays especially Christmas, farming and above all his family. Randy was a dedicated son, brother, husband, father, uncle and grandfather first and foremost. He treasured his family and embraced every moment with them. He especially loved his role as “Grand Pa.” He had a vivacious personality and always made people around him laugh. He made friends everywhere he went and his coworkers at Country Fair loved him as well. His extended family over the years has grown in leaps and bounds and he loved them all. He is survived by his wife Gail (Graham) Gibson whom he married May 1, 1982. His daughter Jennifer (Casey) Eaker of Gerry and their children, Faith, Brandon, Love, Alexander, and Hope. His son Jonathon (Autumn) Gibson of Gerry and their children, Landon, Aiden, Cameron, and Colton. His mother Wilberta (Amy) Gibson of Conneautville, PA. His sister Bonnita (William) Champion of Summerville PA and many nieces and nephews. He is also survived by his faithful dog Mojo. He was preceded in death his grandparents Paul & Grace Gibson and Willard & Leda Amy, his father Theodore B. Gibson, his Aunt Juanne Gibson, and his canine companion Miss Molly with whom he had a special connection. His funeral service will be at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday (October 13, 2020) in the Falconer Funeral Home. Rev. David Olson pastor of the Ross Mills Church of God will officiate. Inurnment will be in Maple Grove Cemetery, Gerry, NY. Due to CDC and NYS Covid 19 Restrictions Face Masks are required. Friends will be received by the family Tuesday 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to St. Jude’s Children Hospital.
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Tuesday
13
October

Visitation

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Tuesday, October 13, 2020
Falconer Funeral Home, Inc., Falconer, NY
44 West Falconer St.
Falconer, New York, United States
Tuesday
13
October

Service

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tuesday, October 13, 2020
Falconer Funeral Home, Falconer, NY
44 West Falconer Street
Falconer, New York, United States
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