PRICE - Ethel Gibson age 89, passed away peacefully on Jan. 21, 2010 in Ferron. Ethel was born on June 15, 1920 in Winter Quarters, daughter of Joseph Henry and Florence Mae Hall Nielsen. She married Elvain D. Gibson on March 22, 1937; he passed away Jan. 31, 1965. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Manti LDS Temple.
Ethel moved to Castle Gate at the age of seven, lived and attended schools in Carbon County all her life. She was an active member of the PTA, a member of the LDS church where she had been active in many organizations. She worked for the Carbon School lunch programs for 28 years as a worker, a manager and a supervisor for the last 12 years. She was also president of the Food Service Association.
She is survived by her children: Elvain Gib (Gay) Gibson, Price, Peggy (Ken) Harrison, Roosevelt; son-in-law Arvil Johansen, Woods Cross; five grandchildren, Kevin, Julie, Dennis, Corey and Natalee; two nephews, LeRoy (Carol) Gibson and Larry (MiMi) Gibson whom she raised; and many great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Ann Johansen; brothers, Sonny, Jim and Jack; sisters, Veda and Helen.
To my family, special friends and Emery Care Center, thanks for the help you have given me in the last few years, I love and appreciate your help.
Funeral services were held on Monday, Jan. 25, 2010 at the Price 11th Ward Chapel. Interment was in the Price City Cemetery. Services were in the care of Fausett Mortuary. Friends and family may sign the guest book and share memories of Ethel at www.fausettmortuary.com.
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