October 15, 1941 – May 13, 2015
At the age of 73 years
Gib was born to Cecile & Patrice Bussiere in Burnaby, BC. He passed away after a lengthy illness at the age of 73 years. Gib was predeceased by his daughter Leatti, 3 brothers, Laurence, Robert, and Vinny. He leaves to mourn him, his wife Audrey, son Patrick (Kathy), daughter Kelly (Jim), grandson Scott, sisters, Rose and Cecile (Dennis), brothers, Andrew, Bernie, and Ray (Alice), as well as 8 grandchildren and 19 great grandchildren.
Gib was a carpenter for 50 years. Before his retirement, he worked on the Mica and Revelstoke Dams. He lived on Yankee Flats Road for 40 years before moving into Salmon Arm 8 years ago. He enjoyed walking the trails behind his place with his dog. His greatest joy was working on different projects for himself or friends & neighbours. He was always willing to lend a hand.
Gib asked that no funeral be held, just to be remembered with a kind thought.
Donations can be made to the Shuswap Lake General Hospital.