Irma G. Gibbons

Gibbons, Irma G. (Bowen) 84, died peacefully on August 21, 2011 at her home on Bradford Road in Cranston. She was the wife of the late David J. Gibbons. Born in Providence, she was the daughter of the late William E. and Dora M. (Wehoskey) Bowen. She had worked for IBM as a receptionist and retired after 31 years. She was special to everyone she knew. She is survived by her sister Marilyn Forte and her husband Chris. She is also survived by nieces and nephews and grandnieces and grandnephews. Deborah Smalley and her husband William, Christie Forte III, and Julie Forte and her husband David Franklin. Her late brother Richard E. Bowen and sister-in-law Gloria Bowen, nieces Cathy Stratton, Karen Moreno, Shirley Michalowski and the late nephew Richard W. Bowen all from California. A Funeral Service will be held on Friday at 10:00am in The Butterfield Chapel 500 Pontiac Avenue Cranston. Visitation will be held on Thursday from 4:00 to 7:00pm. In lieu of flowers contributions in her memory can be made to VNA Hospice 475 Kilvert Street Warwick, RI 02886.

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Al & Madeleine Franklin - 08/25/2011

With sincere condolences. She will always be remembered fondly. Maddy and Al

VNA of Rhode Island - 08/26/2011

Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss. Our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.

Florence Gill - 08/26/2011

You will always have a place in my heart. LOVE

Florence Gill - 08/26/2011

I will always remember the good times we always had together. I have lost a beautiful friend. Rest in peace until we meet again in Paradise. Love you.

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