Jacqueline M. Gibson
1930 - 2020
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Gibson, Jacqueline M.

(nee Cassese) formerly Farella, was called home on Mother's Day, May 10, 2020. Dear beloved wife of Gale Gibson; loving mother of Nicholas (Karen), Anthony (Karen) and Caroline Farella Polzin; stepmother of Todd Gibson; loving grandmother of Jackie, Dominick (Robin), Karen, Christine (Luis), Anthony, Michael, and Nicole (Josh); doting great-grandmother of Matthew, Katelyn, Angeline, Joseph, Grace, Emma Rose, Cassandra, Cassese, Kaitlyn, Addysen, and Kaisen.; loving aunt, and cousin to many. Preceded in death by her parents, Anthony and Angeline Cassese; sisters, Baby Thresa, Annabelle, and Theresa Pizzirulli; and by her son, Nicholas J. Farella. Jackie spent her early years working at her family's bakeries in both Chicago and North Chicago, IL. In her later years she enjoyed retail positions and until 2018, her position at the Arlington OTB in Waukegan. She treasured family time, enjoyed shopping, gambling and living life fully, no fears, no regrets.

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Published in Chicago Sun-Times on May 19, 2020.
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May 19, 2020
I love you Jackie! I wish I could have seen your beautiful face one more time and your adorable laugh!!!! You were an Angel!
Elisa Johnson
May 18, 2020
To my Guardian Godmother Jackie, thank you for all you have done for me and taking me into your family. I remember all your kindness over the years since I was a child. Your love and laughter us something I will never forget. I am so thankful we get to spend some time together in Las Vegas. Soon we will all be together again God willing. May the Lord bless and keep you in a special place in heaven until that day. Much love, Frank and Kristine Sperna.
Frank Sperna
May 18, 2020
May God bless you, with strength and comfort you in your time of need. We will miss our dear Auntie Jackie. Love you. Ann
Ann Tripp
May 18, 2020
She was a fantastic person with a heart of gold. She touched everyone's lives in a positive way. God Bless her.
My condolences to the family and relatives.
Monte Alcanter
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