Sylvia J. (Noftz) Gibson, 77, of Tiffin, died at 4:17 p.m. Saturday, September 1, 2018, in her home. She was born July 3, 1941, in Tiffin to Joseph L. and Mary G. (Stone) Ranker. She married Billy Ray Gibson, September 10, 1976, in Tiffin, and he lives in the home they shared.
Other survivors include two sons, Jeffrey (Renee) Noftz, II of Bowling Green, Stephen (Brenda) Noftz of Athens, two step-sons, Billy Gibson, Jr. of Tiffin, Bryan T. Gibson of Jackson, Michigan; two daughters, Dawn (Dean) Henry, of Tiffin, Andrea (Peter) Kraft, of Columbus; 12 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren; a brother Joseph L. Ranker, of Tiffin; two sisters, Virginia Richardson of Tiffin and Dolores Ranker of Tiffin.
She is preceded in death by her parents, a step-son, Gregory Gibson and a brother, Thomas Ranker.
Sylvia attended Calvert High School, and was a homemaker. She worked at Hayes-Albion, Textron and at the Tiffin Developmental Center.
There will be no visitation and funeral services will be private. Burial will take place at a later time in Greenlawn Cemetery.
In Sylvia’s memory, people are asked to help those in financial need or by donating to a charity of their choice.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Traunero Funeral Home and Crematory. 214 S. Monroe Street, Tiffin, Ohio 44883, 419-447-3113
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