A private family memorial will be held for John (Jack) S. Hibbert, 91, Lawrence, KS. He passed away on Saturday, May 08, 2010 at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
He was born on May 17, 1918 in Liverpool, England, the son of John S. Hibbert and Birdie May Toy Hibbert. He and his family moved from England to Minnesota, where he grew up. He was a graduate of the private Gulf Coast Military Academy in Louisiana. He lived in Topeka, KS for over thirty years. He and his wife enjoyed retirement in Green Valley, AZ. Later, they moved to Springfield, MO and then to Lawrence, KS in March 2008.
While in Topeka, Mr. Hibbert owned and operated Jack’s Paint and Wallpaper Store.
He was married to Janet Harper on January 1, 1944 in Elmwood, IL. She survives of the home.
Other survivors include: two daughters, Mary Patch (husband, Larry) of Overland Park, KS, Teresa Lind-White (husband, John) of Lawrence, KS, a step-daughter, Sandra Hemstreet (husband, Bill) of Enid, OK. Also surviving are eight grandchildren (Brandon Lind, Steven Lind, Sarah Patch Kleinmann, Michael Patch, Scott Hemstreet, Matt Hemstreet, Mitzi Hemstreet, and Brett Hemstreet) and seven great grandchildren.