Desiree K. Gibson, 52, of Chesapeake, passed away on April 20, 2012 at her home, surrounded by her loving family. Born on February 25, 1960 in Honolulu, HI, she was the daughter of Beverly Rasmussen Sitterson and the late Clement Ramos, II. She was a sales manager for 7-Eleven Stores, and enjoyed collecting frog-themed items. She also enjoyed playing horseshoes, music, hosting parties for her friends and family, and playing slot machines.
Besides her mother, she is survived by her husband, Earl T. “Tommy” Gibson; two daughters, Jessica K. Gibson and Kristen Sprinkle and her husband, David; a son, Thomas M. Gibson; three grandchildren, Dominic L. Jacocks, Brittany Sprinkle, and David Sprinkle, IV; three sisters, Lei Valeras, Ingrin Reed, and Rosalie Etheredge; and two brothers, Clement Ramos, III, and Guy Ramos.
A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, April 25th at 6:00 p.m. at Family Choice Funerals & Cremations, 5401 Indian River Road, Virginia Beach. The family will receive friends following the service.
The family would like to thank the nurses and staff of Chesapeake Regional Hospice and the staff of Cancer Specialists of Tidewater, as well as her many friends for their love and support during her illness.
Condolences may be shared with the family via the online guestbook.
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