Obit: Wm. A. Gribbins
Obituary: William A. [Bill] Gribbens 1920-2009
Marseilles ILL.----- William A. Gribbens 89,of Marselles passed away Tuesday,Aug. 25,2009. Funeral Services will be at 11 AM. Friday at the Seals Campbell Funeral Home,Marseilles,ILL. REV.Quentin Mullinox of the First Baptist Church officiating, with Military Honors following.
He was born July 17, 1920 at Merrimac Ky.to John and Susan[Raikes] Gribbens. On April 25,1945 he married Vida Brooks of Rose Hill ,Va. who survives.
He served in the Navy during World War 11. He was a member of the Marseilles VFW Post 5506 and was employed by Nabisco Corp.of that City until his retirement in 1982.
He is survived by his wife,Vida, and many Nieces and Nephews. He was preceded in Death by his Parents and Siblings. Obit.by John C. Harmon born of James and Mary Harmon of Merrimac Ky,9/7/1937.