Roger H. Gibson


Roger H. Gibson, 64, of Dartmouth, died on Saturday, September 10, at home following a long illness. He was the former husband of Patricia (Renaud) Gibson.

Born and raised in Vineyard Haven, he was the son of the late Frank and Gertrude Gibson.

Roger was an electrician by trade and formerly worked for Fortin Electric.

His interests included riding his Harley Davidson motorcycle, sailing, and spending time with his loving family.

Survivors include his children, daughter Kim Gibson and Jason Oliveira of Dartmouth, daughter Erin Desrosiers and Justin Passut of E. Freetown, and son Derek Gibson and his wife, Donna, of Acushnet; grandchildren, Cobi and Tyler Desrosiers, Derek, Nathan, and Andrew Gibson; a sister, Patricia Rogers of Vineyard Haven; and several nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late William, James, and Frank Gibson.

His Funeral service will be held on Friday, September 16, at 11 am in the Waring–Sullivan Home of Memorial Tribute at Fairlawn, 180 Washington St., Fairhaven. Visiting hours Thursday 5 to 8 pm. Burial private. For online tributes and directions please visit: