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January 9, 2023

Mary Louise Gibson, beloved wife of the late Ernie Gibson, of Goderich and formerly of Lucknow, died peacefully at the Alexandra Marine and General Hospital, Goderich, Monday, Jan. 9, 2023, at the age of 84. Born in Kincardine, July 29, 1938, she was the daughter of the late Mac and Edna Boyd. Survived by daughters, Laurie (Shawn) Dalton and Lisa (Peter) Van Dyke; brother, Glenn (Anne) Boyd; and brother-in-law Lynn (Donna) Lowry. Greatly missed by her grandchildren, Angela (Matt), John (Sam), Mike (Jenny), Erinn, Darren (Lindsay), Justin (Leah), and Tyler (Dayna); and seven great-grandchildren. Also survived by her in-laws, John and Catherine Crocker, Dorothy Hamilton, Carolyn and Chris Brown, Gladys Hamilton, George and Pat Gibson, Cookie and Paul Wardle, and Val and David Gibson, and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her son, Dean Gibson; sister, Gayle Lowry; and brothers-in-law, Roy (Evelyn) Gibson, Al Hamilton and Donald Hamilton. A public visitation will be held Saturday, Jan. 14, 2023, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the MacKenzie and McCreath Funeral Home, Lucknow, followed by a private funeral service. Spring interment, Greenhill Cemetery, Lucknow. Donations to the Alexandra Marine and General Hospital Foundation (palliative care) or the charity of your own choice, are greatly appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Condolences on-line at