Donald L. "Slim" Cribbs, 77, of 1400 Million Dollar Highway, Kersey, died on Sunday, February 19, 2012 at his home.
He was born February 13, 1935 in Fox Township, a son of the late Thomas Cribbs and Rachel Bilodeau Cribbs Reichard. On July 21, 1962 in St. Boniface Church, he married Donna Resch Cribbs, who survives.
Mr. Cribbs was educated in the Fox Township schools and was a member of the St. Boniface Church. He served in the U.S. Army and was a member of the REACT club. He enjoyed photography and 4-wheeler riding.
In addition to his wife of nearly 50 years, Donna Resch Cribbs, he is survived by three sons, Daniel Cribbs of Kersey, John Cribbs of Kersey, Michael Cribbs and his wife Amy of St. Marys, six grandchildren and a brother Thomas "Fred" Cribbs and his wife Edna of Ridgway.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his step-father, Dwight Reichard.
There will be no visitation.
A Mass of Christian Burial for Donald L. "Slim" Cribbs will be celebrated at the St. Boniface Catholic Church, Main Street, Kersey, on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2012Â at 10 a.m. with Rev. James G. Faluszczak, Pastor, as celebrant. Military Honors will be conducted by the Fox Township Burial Detail.
Burial will be in the Morningside Cemetery in DuBois.
Memorial contributions may be made to Community Nurses Hospice, 757 Johnsonburg Rd., Suite 200, St. Marys, PA 15857 or to the Hahne Cancer Center, 100 Hospital Drive, DuBois, PAÂ 15801.
Lynch-Green Funeral Home is handling the arrangements and online condolences may be placed at www.LynchGreen.com