Janet O'Neil Gibbons

Janet O’Neil Gibbons passed away March 26, 2022, in Olympia, Wash., where she was born 91 years earlier on June 8, 1930, to Peter and Louise Porn. 


Janet graduated from Olympia High School and went on to study at Central Washington University for a year. She married Roy O’Neil on February 18, 1952, in Olympia; he passed away December 31, 1986. Janet later married Richard Gibbons on October 10, 1996, in Shelton, Wash.; he passed away August 17, 2013.  


She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Lacey, Wash.


Janet is survived by her son, Kevin O’Neil (wife, Patt) of Olympia; son-in-law, Gordon Erdman (husband of deceased daughter, Karin) of Marysville, Wash.; daughter, Kay Mullen (husband, Ed) of Tacoma, Wash.; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, Peter and Louise Porn; husband, Roy O’Neil; husband, Richard Gibbons; daughter, Karin Erdman; brother, Jim Porn; and sister, Doris Cysewski.   


A graveside service will be held Friday, April 29, 2022, 2:00 p.m. at Mills & Mills Memorial Park, 5725 Littlerock Road SW, Tumwater, WA 98512. Reception will follow at Mills & Mills.


Memorial donations may be made to Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America at https://www.crohnscolitisfoundation.org/


Please leave condolences or share memories and photos on the Tribute Wall to the left.