Doris Marie Gib­bons

Cecil Whig - - OBITUARIES & REGIONAL -

Doris Marie Gib­bons, 85 of Elk­ton, MD, pre­vi­ously of Oxon Hill, MD and Tem­ple Hills, MD passed away on Thurs­day, Oc­to­ber 20, 2016 in the Elk­ton Tran­si­tional Care Cen­ter, Elk­ton, MD.

Born in Wash­ing­ton, DC, on Au­gust 2, 1931, she was the daughter of the late Leonard Harold and Marie (Cadell) Gib­bons.

Doris grad­u­ated from Oxon Hill School in 1948, in the last class to grad­u­ate af­ter 11 years. She be­gan her work­ing ca­reer as a Sec­re­tary for the Oxon Hill El­e­men­tary School and then for Mar­low Tower Con­do­minium as their Of­fice Man­ager, Wash­ing­ton Na­tional Ceme­tery, Suit­land, MD as a Gen­eral Man­ager and end­ing her ca­reer re­tir­ing from the Amer­i­can So­ci­ety of Naval En­gi­neers, Alexan­dria, VA.

Sur­vivors in­clude: her sib­lings: Leonard H. Gib­bons (Grace) of Pleasan­ton, CA, Nancy G. Smith (the late Howard) of New Cas­tle, DE and San­dra G. Baden of Lad­son, SC. Doris is also sur­vived by seven nieces and neph­ews.

In ad­di­tion to her par­ents, she was also pre­de­ceased by a brother: John Ed­ward Gib­bons.

Vis­i­ta­tion for fam­ily and friends will be held on Mon­day, Oc­to­ber 24, 2016 from 6:00 pm un­til 8:00 pm at Crouch Funeral Home, P.A., 127 South Main Street, North East, MD.

Grave­side ser­vices will be held Tues­day, Oc­to­ber 25, 2016 at 12:00 Noon at Cedar Hill Ceme­tery, 4111 Penn­syl­va­nia Ave., Suit­land, MD.

In lieu of flow­ers, the fam­ily re­quests me­mo­rial do­na­tions to Swank Mem­ory Care Cen­ter, c/o CCHS, P.O. Box 1668, Wilm­ing­ton, DE 19899 or Faith­ful Friends An­i­mal So­ci­ety, 12 Ger­may Dr., Wilm­ing­ton, DE 19804.

For con­do­lences, please visit www.crouch­fu­ner­al­home.com.

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