Donna Marie Gibbs Reeve, 62, of 106 N. Main St., Towanda, PA, passed away Sunday evening, May 26, 2013, at the Robert Packer Hospital, Sayre, PA. Born April 15, 1951 in New Jersey, she was the daughter of the late Robert Joseph Gibbs and Joan Marie Schaeffer Gibbs. Donna was a graduate of BOCES in Elmira, NY, where she received her education in practical nursing. She possessed great love for her family. She enjoyed reading, needlepoint, and crocheting.
Survivors include her husband, Lorenzo L. Reeve, whom she married on April 18, 2004, in Wysox; daughters, Joan Garinger and husband, Michael, of Towanda, and Melissa Houghtalon of Sayre; son, James Yates of Towanda; granddaughters, Breanna and Brandie Garinger, both of Towanda; grandson, Brendon Pringle of Towanda; greatgrandchildren, Serenity and Michael Belcher; sisters, Susan Robinson of Haywood, CA and Peggy Pistefano of Montica, CA; brothers, Jesse Gibbs of Mades CA, Danny Gibbs of Cushing, OK, Bobby Gibbs of Oaklank, CA and Raymond Gibbs of CA; stepsisters, Belinda Fobroy of Oxnard, CA, Debby Bracewell of Brentwood, CA, Glenda Gibbs of CA and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.
The funeral service will be held Friday, May 31 at 2 p.m. at the Maryott Bowen Funeral Home, 217 York Ave., Towanda, with Rev. Thomas Geiger and Rev. William Westbrook officiating. Interment will follow in the Wysox Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
Contributions may be directed to The American Cancer Society, Bradford Unit, 1948 East Third St., Williamsport, PA 17701 or to The American Heart Association, 1704 Warren Ave., Williamsport, PA 17701, in Donna’s memory.
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