DAVID L. GIBSON, 59, of New Haven, died Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016, at his home following a brief battle with cancer. He was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, New Haven, and Sons Of The American Legion Post 420. He is survived by his wife of 33 years, Lisa (Carrier) Gibson of New Haven; son, Mark (Kristine) Gibson of Convoy, Ohio; daughter, Jeanne Gibson of Fort Wayne; sister, Peg (Dennis) LaRue of Columbia City; brothers, Michael (Chris) Gibson of Fort Wayne, Daniel (Debbie) Gibson of Farmington Hills, Mich., and Kevin Gibson of New Haven; grandson, Henry Gibson and another grandchild on the way. He was preceded in death by his parents, Bob and Marcycle (Braun) Gibson; nephews, John and Adam Gibson; and sister-in-law, Dawn Gibson. Mass of Christian Burial is 11 a.m. Monday, Dec. 26, 2016, at at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 943 Powers St., New Haven, with a Rosary service at 10:30 a.m. Father Bill Sullivan officiating. A celebration of life gathering is from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. following Mass at the Orchid Event Center, 11508 Lincoln Hwy. E., New Haven, for friends and family to remember the devout father, husband, grandfather, brother and friend that Dave was to all he knew. Burial in I.O.O.F. Cemetery, New Haven. In lieu of flowers, preferred memorials are to Masses at the church, Cancer Services of NE Indiana and Bishop Luers High School tuition assistance. To share online condolences, please visit www.harperfuneralhome.com

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