Charles “Chuck” W. Ibbs, 66, of Warren, PA., died peacefully
Saturday morning, December 3, 2016 at his residence after a brief
battle with lung cancer. He was born December 31, 1949 in
Greenville, PA. Chuck was the son of the late Charles William
and Mary Costello Ibbs. He has resided in Warren since 1980,
moving there from Greenville, PA. He attended St. Michael
Catholic High School. He had served with the U.S Air Force as a
Private First Class during the Vietnam War. He earned his degree
in Human Services from Penn State and earned his registered
nursing degree from Jamestown Community College. He was
employed at the Warren State Hospital, retiring from there, after
many years employment. Chuck was instrumental with
developing a grief and support group of suicide death.
A modern day renaissance man, Chuck enjoyed refinishing
antiques, collecting signs, camping, eating fine chocolates and
above all, spending time with his family.
He is survived by his 4 children – Nicki R. Banks (Bronil) of
Dublin, OH., Joshua J. Ibbs (Alexis) of Stone Mountain, GA.,
Jillian Yevics (Nick) of Watsontown, PA., Kira Schine (Brian) of
Bradford, PA., 2 Sisters – Penelope Scales (Rodney) of Dallas, TX.,
Kate Teller (Larry) of Flagstaff, AZ., 8 Grandchildren, several
nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded
in death by his brother, Patrick Ibbs.
A private funeral service will be conducted at the convenience of
the family. Those wishing to place memorials may do so through
Hospice of Warren County, 1 Main Avenue, Warren, PA. 16365.
E-mail condolences may be sent by visiting
www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com The Donald E. Lewis Funeral
Home, Inc. has been entrusted with funeral arrangements.