Kathryn A. Gibson

January 16th, 1939October 27th, 2015

Kathy passed away peacefully on October 27th. She was born in Dodge City, Kansas to Emmett and Opal Swisher. Kathy and her family moved to Eldorado Springs, Colorado in 1950. She graduated from Boulder High School in 1957. She moved to Louisville in 1980. She married Clarence (Pete) Gibson in 1968 at the First Christian Church in Boulder. They were married over 44 years with the usual ups, downs and blessings life has to offer. She was a Division Secretary the National Bureau of Standards (now NIST) for over 30 years and retired in 1994. She was an active member of the Louisville Senior Center and served on the Board of Directors as Secretary for many years. She enjoyed being with friends and family, gardening, playing bingo and participating in activities with Louisville seniors. She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Pete, her parents and her brother, Ed. She is survived by her sons William Graham and Michael Gibson, her daughters Brynda Gerhards and Beverly Gibson and their families.


A Memorial service will be held at Howe Mortuary, 1701 W. South Boulder Rd in Lafayette on Saturday, October 31 at 11:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made TRU Community Care, 2594 Trailridge Dr, Lafayette, CO 80026








Kathy was a great lady and a compassionate person She will be missed all of us who worked in that NBS division. Wilbur Anson