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Arthur Alexander Gibson

February 10, 1927 ~ November 5, 2021 (age 94)

Obituary

Alex (Arthur) Gibson, 94 of Toronto, Ontario passed away on Friday November 05, 2021 at St. Joseph Healthcare from complications of pneumonia.
Alex was born on February 10,1927 to Arthur and Elizabeth(nee Cathcart) in Toronto, Ontario, was survived by his Daughter Dee Gibson, Granddaughter Olivia Taverniti and son Bob and wife Linda Gibson.


He was predeceased by his wife Lee Gibson(nee Peterson). 
Alex was born and raised in Toronto and lived here is whole life. He and his wife Lee had a cottage on Lake Tomiko where Lee’s family were raised. This was a loving and happy part of his life with all of his extended family around. Alex loved to golf, fish, play baseball when he was younger and was an avid reader and also a fan of the Toronto Blue Jays. Alex was a very personable man who made friends easily and was always ready to be engaging to all and make them laugh. He worked in the Plumbing and Heating business and worked up until he was into his 70’s as it was just something he loved to do and kept him active and busy. 
Alex was fond of Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennet and the Jazz musicians from the 40’s and 50’s. 
He was a loving and kind Father and Grandfather to his Children and Granddaughter, Olivia who he was very proud of her academic accomplishments. 
He will be sorrowfully missed by them all.


A small Family Celebration of Life/Memorial will follow and those included will be contacted directly.

Any donations in his Honour can be made to the Parkinson’s Foundation Canada in honour of his late wife Lee Gibson.
 


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