Eileen S. Gibson (nee Didesch)


Eileen S. Gibson (nee Didesch) of West Bend passed away on Friday, June 4, 2010 at the age of 66.

Eileen was born on Nov. 30, 1943 to Walter and Mary (nee Curtin) in Milwaukee. She married Robert Gibson, Sr. on Dec. 19, 1958. Eileen was the owner of Total Auto Body in Grafton from 1989-2006. She enjoyed spending time with her family especially her grandchildren.

Eileen is survived by her children Robert (Lisa) Gibson, Carrie (Ed) Dawson; grandchildren Robert III, Ryan, and Kate Gibson, and Shannon and Marissa Dawson. She is further survived by her sister Kathleen (Ray) Czarneski, in-laws Daniel (Gail) Grannan, Dennis (Sue) Grannan, Colleen (the late James) Stephenson, nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, mother-in-law Mamie Hoffmier, and father-in-law Max Hoffmier.

A Memorial Service for Eileen will be at 7 p.m. on Monday, June 21, 2010 at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel, 1420 W. Paradise Dr. in West Bend with Dan Berres presiding.

Gathering time will be from 5 p.m. until time of service. In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123 or the MACC Fund, 10000 Innovation Dr., Milwaukee, WI 53226.

The family would like to extend a special “thank you” to Cindy Kuhrt and the Wednesday night dinner group.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family.