Deaths Death Notices
GIBBONS, Connie Lynn Ford
GIBBONS - Connie Lynn Ford A talented designer and loving wife and mother, died peacefully on January 18, 2011, after a courageous battle with lymphoma. Connie was born in Kenmore, NY on December 28, 1960 and graduated from Grand Island High School in 1979. Connie lived her dream and was a successful floral and interior designer in Southern California. She will always be remembered for her generous, loving spirit, her enormous design talents, her great sense of humor, and her deep and abiding love for Patrick and Christopher. Connie is survived by her loving husband Patrick, her son Christopher, her parents Dan and Nancy Ford, brother Gary, sister Carole, niece Erica, nephew Jonathan (Heather), a grand-niece Dusty and grand-nephew Aiden, an extensive extended family, and untold devoted friends. A memorial service will be held at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 4800 Irvine Center Drive, Irvine, CA, on Saturday, January 29, 2011 at 10:00 AM. In lieu of flowers, Connie preferred that donations be made to an educational fund for the benefit of her "beautiful blue eyed boy," 5 year old Christopher. That fund has been set up at Wells Fargo Bank in the name of Christopher R. Gibbons. For further info, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.