Aug. 12, 1951 - July 10, 2009
SAN RAFAEL, Calif. -- Susan Jo Gibson, 57, died July 10, 2009, at her home in San Rafael, Calif., after a long struggle with cancer.
She was born Aug. 12, 1951, in San Jose, Calif., to Dr. Wally and Hilda Ann Walker. She graduated from A.A. Stagg High School in 1969 and received an Associate Arts degree from San Joaquin Delta College in 1971.
She worked for Wells Fargo Bank for 35 years and was Senior Vice President and Manager for the Compliance and Project Services Department for their headquarters in San Francisco, Calif.
She was an active member of Eastern Star Mill Valley Chapter, a past honored Queen of Job's Daughters Bethel No. 201 Stockton and a past president of the Toastmaster's Club.
She was preceded in death by her father, Dr. Wally Walker and grandparents, Emmett and Josie Walker of Lebanon.
Survivors include her son, Paul Richard Gibson and wife, Mille of San Rafael; daughter, Hilary Ann Gibson of San Rafael; mother, Hilda Ann Walker of Stockton, Calif.; brother, James Lee Walker of Rio Vista, Calif.; one grandson; and local relatives Burdene Kasson of Beaver City and Elvira Potthoff of McCook.
A funeral mass was July 16, 2009, at Church of Saint Raphael & Mission San Rafael Archangel in San Rafael. A celebration of life followed at Mill Valley Masonic Events Center in Mill Valley. Burial was July 17, 2009, at San Joaquin Catholic Cemetery, Harding Way and Cemetery Lane in Stockton.