Stephen L. Gibbs Jr., 66, of Silver Creek, N.Y., passed away Friday, July 25, 2014, at Lakeshore Hospital, Irving, N.Y.
He was born March 18, 1948, in Jamestown, N.Y., the son of the late Stephen L. Sr. and Lois Cornish Gibbs.
Stephen had attended special education programs in Dunkirk, N.Y.
He enjoyed attending church, liked taking care of animals and eating out in restaurants. He also enjoyed watching the "Price is Right" and "Batman and Robin." He liked spending time with his family. He enjoyed life.
Stephen is survived by his sister, Nancy Strong and her husband, Ralph of Mt. Morris, N.Y.; a niece, Melissa Stillman of Mt. Morris; and two nephews, Scott (Debbie) Strong and David (Catherine) Strong, both of Henrietta, N.Y. He is also survived by two great-nephews, Tim and Jonathan Strong, and two great-nieces: Kyla Strong and Autumn Stillman.
A graveside service will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Monday, July 28, at Bear Lake Cemetery, Bear Lake, Pa.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Powers, Present and Sixbey Funeral Home Inc., 316 E. Fifth St., Jamestown, N.Y.
To light a candle or to send condolences, please visit www.presentsixbeyfuneral.com.