(Former Milk Man and Volunteer Fire Fighter in Newmarket) – Passed away at the Roberta Place Nursing Home in Barrie on Wednesday, December 2nd 2015. Ivan Gibson in his 88th yr. was the beloved husband of Lois Gibson (Balsdon). Dear father of Robin Gibson of Barrie and Pam Macdonald (Bob) of Iowa. Loving grandfather of Christopher and Jordan Golzlin. Pre-deceased by brother Don Gibson. Also survived by sister-in-law Lois Gibson of Sharon as well as many nieces and nephews. A celebration of life will be held at The Terraces, 92 Dean Avenue in Barrie on Saturday, December 19th from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. As an expression of sympathy memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association or to Roberta Place through the Jennett Funeral & Cremation Centre in Barrie. Words of comfort may be forwarded to the family by visiting www.funeralhome.on.ca A special thank you to the staff at Roberta Place for their care and concern.