Darrow Clarence Gibbs

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  • Name: Darrow Clarence Gibbs
  • Location of Birth: Grand Rapids, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: May 9, 1933
  • Date of Death: March 3, 2008 (74 years old)
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  • Branch: Air Force
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    Korean Conflict

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    Darrow was the retired owner of Gibbs Wild Rice in Deer River, Minnesota.

    He was a member of the Catholic Church and VFW Post in Minnesota.

    Darrow was preceded in death by his first wife of 45 years, Barbara; two sisters, LaDonna Korpela and Ramona Donnell; and three brothers, William, Stanley, and Stafford.

    He is survived by wife, Joyce Gibbs; daughters, Julie Fischer and Cheryl Erickson; son, David; stepdaughters, Tracy Vignola and Julie Pihlaja; a stepson, Keith Pihlaja; brothers, Gordon and Delano; and six grandchildren.

    Darrow died at his daughter's residence in Live Oak, California. Inurnment was in Squaw Lake Cemetery at Squaw Lake, Minnesota.

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