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LaRue & Pitcher Funeral Home
Sunday October 24th, 2021
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Monday October 25th, 2021
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Monday October 25th, 2021
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Rebecca L. Gilbo

OGDENSBURG-Funeral services for Rebecca L. Gilbo, 65, of Ogdensburg will be held on Monday, October 25th, 2021 at 1 p.m. at the LaRue & Pitcher Funeral Home with Rev. Joe Morgan officiating. Burial will follow the funeral service at the Ogdensburgh Cemetery with a Celebration of Life gathering to be held at 3:00 p.m. following the cemetery service at 502 Champlain Street, Ogdensburg. A visitation will be held on Sunday, October 24th from 2:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Mrs. Gilbo died on Thursday, October 21, 2021 at her home, surrounded by her loving family and under the care of Hospice of St. Lawrence Valley.

Arrangements are under the care and direction of LaRue & Pitcher Funeral Home.

Rebecca L. Gilbo was born on June 6, 1956 in Ogdensburg, NY. She was the daughter of the late Alger and Rosemarie (Alton) Gibson. She attended Ogdensburg Free Academy and on September 7, 1974 she married David L. Gilbo at St. Mary’s Cathedral in Ogdensburg. Rebecca worked for Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center for 39 years, retiring in 2018 as the Environmental Services Manager. She made many good friendships over the years at the hospital. She loved spending time with her family, children and grandchildren. She loved her great grandchildren very much and especially cherished the time she spent with her great granddaughter Rebecca, named after her. She loved to camp, especially at the Blake Campground in South Colton, she enjoyed four wheeling and tending to her flowers. One of her greatest joys was her canine friends; Rocky, Pedro and Brice. Sadly, recently her dogs; Wrinkles and Scooter, passed away.

Rebecca is survived by her husband David L. Gilbo, her children; Denise Gilbo and her companion Guy Durant of Ogdensburg and David Gilbo of Clearwater, Florida. She is survived her grandchildren; Erika Bennett and her husband Scott of Ogdensburg, Cassondra Lalonde of Ogdensburg, Patrick Lalonde of Schenectady, Savana Strickland and her husband Ronnie of Florida, Abigail Gilbo, Zach Gilbo and his wife Alexis and Hayden, Tyler and Connor Gilbo all of Florida. Her siblings Brenda Tracy and her husband Robert of Madrid, Jane Rivet and her husband Dean of South Carolina, Eileen Gibson and her companion Chris Hammond of Morley, Martha Gibson of Ogdensburg, Kathleen Green and her husband Darin also survive her along with 16 great grandchildren and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was predeceased by her parents Alger and Rosemarie Gibson, her brother, Richard Gibson and her sister Sandra Cline.

Donations in Rebecca’s memory may be to the Claxton Hepburn Medical Center Foundation 214 King St. Ogdensburg, NY 13669 or the Hospice of St. Lawrence Valley 6805 US Highway 11 Potsdam, NY 13676.

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Dave & Family,
We are sorry for your loss and hold your family up in prayers at this sad time. Love on each other and keep her memories in your heart.

Mike & Sherrie Stanton Oct 30 2021 11:06 AM

I enjoyed working with Becky at Hepburn. She was always kind and anxious to help.

nancy smithers Oct 29 2021 12:50 PM

I'm so sorry to hear of Becky's passing. I had the privilege to work with Her at CHMC and SLHA. She was a very hard worker and always had a smile for you. Deepest sympathy to the Gilbo family and friends. Thoughts and prayers to you all during this difficult time. RIP Becky

Kelly Pryde Kilby Oct 27 2021 4:13 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Rebecca Gilbo

Kelly Pryde Kilby Oct 27 2021 4:08 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Rebecca Gilbo

Kim Holmes Oct 26 2021 10:08 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Rebecca Gilbo

submit. Jane rivet Oct 25 2021 4:30 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Rebecca Gilbo

Arleena McDougal Oct 25 2021 12:48 AM

Eileen, Martha and to Becky's family, I was so sorry to learn of Becky's passing. Please know that I am thinking of you during this difficult time. I know Becky will be missed, she was an awesome person! Myra Pitcher

Myra Pitcher Oct 24 2021 11:21 AM

Rebecca I want thank you for all the very loving years together I will miss you so bad it will hurt. I will miss you being there for me always watching over me to keep me safe I know you are up there with the angels where you deserve to be i love you so much i cant explain but you don't have to worry i will still be surrounded by our children grandchildren great grandchildren and your loving family. Until we meet again fly high and not to worry i will carry out all your wishes.i love and miss you very very much

David Gilbo Oct 24 2021 6:11 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Rebecca Gilbo

Letty Hockler Oct 24 2021 1:39 AM

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