Posted Online: Feb. 21, 2012, 10:39 am

James 'Guido' Gibbs

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James A. “Guido” Gibbs,
James A. "Guido" Gibbs, 60, of Rock Island, died Thursday, Feb. 16, 2012, at his home. Cremation rites have been accorded.

A private memorial gathering will be held at a later date at the family's home. Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, Rock Island, is assisting the family.

James was born Jan. 13, 1952, in Muscatine, Iowa, the son of Allen Frederick and Donna Irwin Gibbs.

Guido loved life. He was highly active in computer sciences, and he was also a professional bass player.

He is survived by his children, Tracy, John and Heather Gibbs, all of Moline, and Christina Gibbs, Arizona; several grandchildren; mother, Donna Gibbs, Rock Island; sisters, Carol Eisentrager, Moline, Shirley Doyle, Carbondale, Colo., and Cheryl Carey, Rock Island; his brothers, Dale Wingler, Scott Wisely, Allan Dore, Lippy and Steve Carey, and Tom Boyd; and many nieces and nephews. Guido's father preceded him in death.

Online condolences may be left for the family at www.wheelanpressly.com.