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Marcyle A. Gibson, 90, Monroeville, passed away at 9 a.m. Monday, Jan. 20, 2014, in the St. Anne Home and Retirement Center in Fort Wayne.
Marcyle was born Monday, Aug. 27, 1923, in Decatur, the daughter of the late Martin and Margaret (Kriegel) Braun. She married the late Robert L. Gibson May 21, 1949; he passed away on Dec. 18, 2004.
Marcyle was a member of the St. Rose Catholic Church in Monroeville. She was a homemaker and a nurse.
Surviving are a daughter, Peg (Dennis) LaRue of Monroeville; four sons, Michael (Chris) Gibson of Fort Wayne, Daniel (Debbie) Gibson of Novi, Mich., David (Lisa) Gibson and Kevin Gibson, both of New Haven; five brothers, Eugene Braun, Richard Braun, Robert (Pat) Braun and Roger Braun, all of Decatur, and Paul (Fran) Braun of Fort Wayne; a sister-in-law, Carolyn Braun of Hudson, Mich.; 11 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren and two more on the way.
Preceding Marcyle in death were grandsons, Adam and John Gibson; a daughter-in-law, Dawn Gibson; a sister, Honora Custer; two brothers, Arthur and Floyd Braun; four sisters-in-law, Joan Braun, Virginia “Ginny” Braun, Annie Braun and Elnora Braun; and a brother-in-law, Tony Custer.
A 9:15 a.m. prayer service will be held Friday at Zwick and Jahn Funeral Home, Jacobs Chapel, Monroeville, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. at St. Rose Catholic Church, with Father Robert Crasta officiating.
Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
Friends will be received from 2-4:30 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. A Rosary Service will be held at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, also at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers preferred memorials are to the masses, St. Rose Catholic School or Visiting Nurse and Hospice.