Harold W. Gibson

March 22, 1934July 16, 2013

GIBSON, Harold W. of Centerville, Ohio, passed away Tuesday, July 16, 2013. He was a US Navy Veteran and a retired supervisor from General Motors Corporation. He was a member of the American Legion and an avid golfer. Harold was preceded in death by parents, Elwood & Dorothy Donley, Harold & Cleo Gibson Bostick, and brother Larry. He is survived by his wife of 28 years, Eileen; daughters, Brenda (Gibson) Willis (Jay) of Portsmouth, Ohio, Lori (Penrod) Green (Keith) of Centerville, Ohio, and Debbie Board (Bill) of Charleston, West Virginia; son, Greg Penrod (Michelle) of Naples, Florida; sister, Shirley Arnett; brother, Dan Bostick; grandchildren, Taran Willis, Jordan Willis, Alex Board, Michael Board, Brian Board, and Adele Penrod; great grandchild, Navia Penrod; many in-laws, nieces, nephews, and friends. The family will receive friends at the TOBIAS FUNERAL HOME-FAR HILLS CHAPEL, 5471 Far Hills Avenue at Rahn Road, Friday, July 19, 2013 from 11 am to 12 noon to be followed by a funeral service. Pastor Donald Payne officiating. Interment, David’s Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Harold’s memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, Southwest Ohio Regional Office, 2808 Reading Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45206-1117. Online condolences may be sent to



  • Visitation Friday, July 19, 2013
  • Funeral Service Friday, July 19, 2013


  • American Cancer Society, Southwest Ohio Regional Office

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James and Sandra Baer

July 19, 2013

Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. We will miss Harold--what a wonderful person and both Ohio and Florida.

Trish and Steve Wyckoff

July 18, 2013

Our deepest sympathies go out to everyone. Find strength in the wonderful memories you will surely share of Harold and all he brought to each and every one of you.

July 18, 2013

Eileen and family, Bruce and I are so very sorry for your loss. Harold was a wonderful person and always a gentleman. You are in our prayers always. Bruce and Jackie Leland

July 18, 2013

So very sorry for your family's loss. Hope the strengthening from friends and family help to ease the pain, Please know that I'm praying for comfort and peace for all of you.

melanie parlin

July 18, 2013

Brenda, I am so sorry for your loss. Please know that Julianna and I will be keeping you and your family in our thoughts and prayers.

With deepest Sympathy,
Melanie and Julianna