Tributes Online - Michael Cecil-Gibson

Michael Peter Cecil-Gibson

30/07/1940 - 8/01/2022


Born July 30, 1940, Dunfermline, Scotland (during the Battle of Britain). Peacefully on January 8, 2022 at home.

Dearly loved and loving husband of Kristin for 49 years. Treasured father and father-in-law of Amy and Robert Orr, Eleanor and Laki Laban, Imogen Gibson and Sean Thompson. Adored Grandpa of Emily, Piperita, Leo, Phoebe, and Alexandra. Cherished brother and brother-in-law of Vicky and Piers Bateman, and Nick and Charlie Gibson, Bob and June Strickland, Annesley Kingston, Bill and Lyn Strickland. Much loved cousin and uncle to 15 nieces and nephews in England, Australia and New Zealand.

Sincere thanks to the staff at Kelburn Northland Medical Centre, Wellington Cardiology Services and Wellington Hospital who have provided wonderful care.

Messages to the Gibson family may be left in Michael’s tribute book above or emailed to

Michael’s Funeral Mass will be celebrated at the Church of St Teresa’s, 301 Karori Road, Karori on Thursday 13 January at 10:00 am, thereafter interment at the Makara Cemetery.

Michael’s funeral will be open to vaccinated people only and certificates must be shown on arrival at the venue. If you wish to attend, please register on Michael’s tribute page at

This service can be viewed via the livestream tab on the Tributes website.


Service Information
Date: 13/01/2022 Time: 10:00 a.m.
Location: St Teresa's Catholic Church, Karori
301 Karori Road
Karori, Wellington
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