Barbara M. Gibbons

January 17, 1925April 21, 2018

HARWICH -- Barbara M. (Elston-Merrill) Gibbons, 93, died Saturday, April 21, 2018 at Liberty Commons in Chatham.

Barbara is survived by her daughter Juliana M. Gibbons of Harwich, a nephew James Fleming and his wife Sharon of Braintree, and numerous dear cousins.

Barbara served her country proudly as a Medical Technician in the Army Air Corps during World War II.

Before retirement, Barbara worked as a City of Boston School Service Manager and was instrumental with the inception of the Madison Park High School food program. Visitation at Nickerson Funeral Home in Chatham will be held on Thursday, April 26, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM. Mass of Christian Burial will follow at Holy Redeemer Church in Chatham followed by interment in St. Joseph Cemetery in Falmouth.

In lieu of flowers, please remember Barbara with a donation to a charity of your choice.

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  • Thomas Gibbons, Husband
  • Juliana Gibbons, Daughter


  • Visitation Thursday, April 26, 2018
  • Mass of Christian Burial Thursday, April 26, 2018
  • Burial Thursday, April 26, 2018

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