Leslie R. Gibler, Jr. 1947 - 2013 Lincoln
65, of Lincoln, passed away on Friday, august 23, 2013 in the home. He was born September 27, 1947 in Lawrence, KS to Leslie R. and Mae I. (Young) Gibler. Mr. Gibler is Retired U. S. Navy, serving 28 years during the Vietnam and Cold Wars. He was a member of Crossroads Church, Lincoln, Nebraska; V.F.W. Post 4626, Lincoln (located at Lincoln Elks Club); lifetime member of D.A.V.; Senior League Golf Team – Lincoln Park & Recreation Dept.; former employee, maintenance tech at Gold’s Galleria.
There will be visitation 2:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Thursday at Roper and Sons, 4300 ‘O’ Street, Lincoln, Nebraska.
A memorial service will be held at 5:00 p.m. Friday, August 30, 2013 at Crossroads Church, 4401 N. 40th Street with Pastor Sean Swihart officiating.
The family will greet friends from 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. at Roper and Sons and one hour prior to service time at the church. Burial will be in the Miramar National Cemetery, San Diego, CA. at a later date.
Memorials can be made to the Crossroads Children’s Ministry, 4401 N. 40th Street, Lincoln Nebraska, or in care of the mortuary. The surviving family members include his wife, Susan A. Gibler; son, John Cory Gibler, Rehoebeth Beach, DE; daughters, Jessica Lynn Gibler, Lincoln, NE, Lillian Goldie Gibler, LaVista, NE; granddaughter, Isabela Angel-Selene Gibler, Lincoln, NE; brother, David (Rhonda) Gibler, Lecompton, KS; half-sister, Tonya(Robert) Gibler-Vasquez, Gaffney, SC; nieces and nephews.
Les was preceded in death by his parents , a brother, Ivan Gibler and half-brother Timothy Gibler.
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