Robert “Bob” Gibson

Robert “Bob” Gibson

November 9, 1935 – October 2, 2020

Preceded in death by parents, Pack and Victoria (Brown) Gibson; daughter, Annette Gibson; grandson, Tyson; four brothers.  Survived by wife, Wendy; sons, Christopher (Ellie) and Ray; sisters, Barbara Stevens and Beulah Craig.

“At this time, per Bob’s wishes we are celebrating his life with immediate family only.  We look forward to celebrating his exceptional life with all his friends in the near future—details to be announced later.”

Memorials are suggested to “No Footprint Too Small”, 4740 A St. Suite 200, Lincoln, NE 68510; or to Boys and Girls Club of Omaha.



  • Allen Darell Posted October 4, 2020 2:41 pm

    To the family of Bob Gibson. My sincerest condolences on your loss of Robert Gibson. He was a hero to me and my personal idol. Meeting him in October 2015 showed me his huge heart. There was so much more to Bob Gibson that baseball. Thank you Robert Gibson, a man of humility and integrity.

  • Patti Raye Robinson Vanalstyne Posted October 4, 2020 4:50 pm

    Wendy & Family
    Words cannot express how deeply sorry I am for Bob’s passing. He was an incredible man. He will always be in my heart and fondest memories. Thoughts and prayers.
    All my love – Patti Raye

  • Mr.Mark C Carter Jr & Velma Carter & Family Posted October 5, 2020 2:18 pm

    Sending our sincerest and heartfelt condolences to Wendy and the entire Gibson family. May Cousin Robert rest in Eternal Paradise

  • Caren Circo Posted October 5, 2020 5:35 pm

    My deepest sympathy goes out to the Gibson family. I met him several years ago when I lived in Omaha, when he had the restaurant/ tavern Gibson’s, by CREIGHTON, my father also had a bar nearby. He was such a great man…he will be missed by all who knew him . RIP Bob… GODSPEED…

  • Tech High Class of ’51 Posted October 6, 2020 8:38 am

    The members of the Tech High Class of ’51 extends their deepest sympathy to a fellow Tech Classmate

  • Bill Bonitz Posted October 7, 2020 4:27 pm

    My condolences to you and Chris on your loss. My thoughts and sympathy are with you and all of your family during this very tough time.

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