Mary Carmela Gibson, 96, of Phillipsburg, NJ, passed away on January 4, 2022 at her home.
Born March 24, 1925 in Phillipsburg, she was a daughter of the late Gaeton and Asunta (Ditulipo) Calantonio.
She graduated Phillipsburg High School in 1943. Mary worked as a seamstress for over 50 years at Seamproof and L&D Manufacturing, both of Easton, PA.
She enjoyed playing cards, spending time with family and collecting cooking books. An animal lover, she had cats and dogs throughout her life and donated to Animals in Distress.
Her husband, Charles R. Gibson died in 1982.
Survivors include a daughter, Nancy Golden of Phillipsburg; a son Don Gibson and his wife Pamela of Hellertown, PA; grandchildren, Micheal, Emily, and Cheyanne Gibson of Hellertown, John Lipyanic of Wind Gap, PA and Matthew Lipyanic of Phillipsburg; great-granddaughters, Allysa and Jennifer Lipyanic and a great-great-grandson Logan Miller, all of Wind Gap.
Five brothers, Victor, Joseph, John, Philip and Dominic, a sister Nancy Amoroso, a grandson William Gibson and a granddaughter Jessica Lipyanic all died earlier.
A private burial is planned for a future date.
In memory of Mary, donations may be made to Animals in Distress in lieu of flowers.
Funeral arrangements: Noto-Wynkoop Funeral Home, 289 S. Main St, Phillipsburg, NJ. www.noto-wynkoop.com.