John "Ronnie" Gibson, 77, of Montpelier, IN, passed away at 8:17 AM on Monday, May 02, 2016 at Bluffton Regional Medical Center in Bluffton, IN. He was born on Tuesday, November 08, 1938, at Blackford County Hospital to John Henry and Vesta (Harold) Gibson. He married Connie Cooper on Sunday, December 22, 1963 at the Church of Christ, Montpelier, IN. John was a graduate of Montpelier High School in 1957. He spent 11 years with the Indiana National Guard, and attended the Military Academy. He started in the electrical trade and worked as an electrician for the next 35 years, at one time owning Gibson Electric. He was an active member of the Montpelier Kiwanis Club for many years. After retirement, he became an avid gardener and was very knowledgeable on all aspects of raising plants from seed, and getting them to produce.
Loving Survivors Include: Wife - Connie (Cooper) Gibson, Montpelier, IN., Son - John C. (Cynthia) Gibson, Centennial, CO., Son - Heath C. (Terri) Gibson, Bluffton, IN., Grandchildren - Chase Gibson,
Haley Gibson, and Isla Gibson, all of Bluffton, IN.
He was preceded in death by his Father - John Henry Gibson, and Mother - Vesta (Harold) Gibson.
Family and friends may gather to share and remember at Walker & Glancy Funeral Home 109 W Windsor St Montpelier on Friday, May 06, 2016 from 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM and from 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM at Walker & Glancy Funeral Home Saturday, May 07, 2016.
A service to celebrate Ronnie’s life will be at Walker & Glancy Funeral Home at 10:30 AM on Saturday, May 07, 2016 with the Les Bantz officiating. Interment will follow in the Lincoln Cemetery in Keystone.
Preferred memorials: Montpelier Harrison Township Public Library 301 S. Main St. Montpelier IN 47359
Arrangements are being handled by Walker & Glancy Funeral Home in Montpelier.
Online condolences may be made at www.glancyfuneralhomes.com