GRIBBON, THOMAS 175-16 WFebruary 16, 1938 – June 10, 2016

At the age of 78 years

A celebration of life will be held at Cedar Heights hall at 2316 Lakeview Dr. Blind Bay, BC on Saturday, June 18, 2016 at 4 pm.

Tom passed away peacefully on June 10, 2016 at Shuswap Lake General Hospital after suffering from Myelodysplastic (MDS).

Tom is survived by his loving wife of 45 years Darlene; 2 daughters; Kimberley, Marni; 1 special grandson William Mills; 4 sisters Catherine, Florence, Mary, Ann; 6 brothers Christopher, Stephen, Cletus, Ray, Henry and Leonard. Predeceased by four sisters and three brothers.
Tom was born in Allumette Island, Quebec on February 16, 1938 and enjoyed a long career with Iron Workers local 97. Tom enjoyed his career working on projects such as the Squilax Bridge and Monte Creek overpass.
Tom also enjoyed golf, hunting and playing cards with his many friends.
A special thanks to Dr. Welder and Dr. McKee for the care given to Tom in recent years.
A celebration of life will be held at Cedar Heights hall at 2316 Lakeview Dr. Blind Bay, BC on Saturday, June 18, 2016 at 4 pm.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Myelodysplastic foundation in Tom’s name at www.aamds.org.com