Cathy in Cozumel, January 2015
Catherine May Gibson
  • 54 years old
  • Date of birth: Oct 15, 1960
  • Place of birth:
    Toledo, Ohio, United States
  • Date of passing: Feb 26, 2015
  • Place of passing:
    Sebring, Florida, United States
Remembering Cathy...

Gibson, Catherine May, age 54, of Lake Placid, FL/Prairie Du Sac, WI, passed away Thursday, February 26, at Lake Highlands Regional Medical Center in Sebring, FL. Cremation will take place to honor her wishes.  Family and close friends gathered in her honor at Sebring International Raceway on February 27. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Mary’s Hospital, Madison, WI; Lake Highlands Regional Medical Center, Sebring, FL, Good Shepherd Hospice or the American Cancer Society.

Cathy was born on October 15, 1960, in Toledo OH.  She was to be married to the love of her life Rick Hasheider on August 12, 2015.  She spent her childhood in Flint, MI, and her adult life in Calaveras County, CA, before settling in Florida.

Cathy is survived by parents Edward Gibson & Evelyn (Bill) McClure; daughter, Pamela (Adam) Collen; fiancé Rick Hasheider; sisters Jean (Brad) Oskey & Sarah (Tim) Oskey; brother EJ (Clarisse) Gibson; step-siblings Robert (Shelley) McClure & Andrea McClure; sister-in-law, Sheila Hasheider; brothers-in-law, Bradley (Lisa) Hasheider, Kevin (Stacy) Hasheider & Wesley (Monica) Hasheider; step-sons Brian (Ivy) Hasheider & Greg Hasheider; grandson, Joey & granddaughter, Chloe; and many nieces and nephews.

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Ricky Hasheider on 16th October 2016

"Happy birthday babe, sure miss you!!! I will love you forever and always, huggs and kisses until we meet again!!!"

This tribute was added by Ricky Hasheider on 23rd March 2016

"my sweet Cathy, I am missing you as much today as the the day you went back home to God!!! I think of you every min. of every day, we had so much fun together, and I will hold all the memories in my heart forever and always,you made me see life in such a great way, it was a honor to be with you and be your soul mate, you made my life so complite, God called you home way to soon, but I thank him every day for blessing me with you to be in my life for as long as he could!!! with Gods help and such great family and friends I will have a good life until we can meet again, the memories we made, and the fun e had will be with me for ever. and I am a better person having spent the time I did with you, thank you for all you have done to make my life so great, so until we meet again, huggs and kisses, love you forever and always!!!"

This tribute was added by ej gibson on 27th February 2016

"Somehow I'am seeing this for the first time year latter I miss my sister everyday seem like last year dragged on something wasn't right someone was missing even thou we didn't see each other I would hear her talking on the phone with dad say hi it was comforting knowing she had good people in her life RICK &YOUR FAMILY ROCKS Cathy was my protector she always looked out for me drank milk with my mashed potatoes in it just so I wouldn't get in trouble I wiil miss her in so many ways I hope that she will now look for and have shots with Clarisse I now have two angels looking out for me I LOVE YOU CATHY"

This tribute was added by Evelyn McClure on 22nd May 2015

"I miss you so much you were my first born and you have a part of  my heart with you i know you are in a better place just know i love you and i think of you ever day maybe the days will be easier with God's help and family thank you for being my daughter and giving me my granddaughter Pamela ."

This tribute was added by Becca Anderson on 10th March 2015

"You will be forever missed by many who love you and always will. I will always remember your kindness towards me growing up, Aunt Cathy."

This tribute was added by joan walker on 6th March 2015

"Cathy, for the time I shortly knew you, you were a good person. Very hard worker for the racetrack. You put in more hours than I could think of! And Wow, I didn't think of you being Rick's #1 and you guys were the perfect couple. You guys met a couple yrs after I first met Rick workin at the SIR track. It was a very good match. I will treasure all the facebook responses and notes; messages you posted to me....You left your race family to soon....dearly missed believe it or not....your friend, jmw"

This tribute was added by Ron & Joyce Oskey on 5th March 2015

"We extend our heartfelt sorrow for your loss.  We will remember the good times always and will keep the family in our prayers."

This tribute was added by Rebecca schwartz on 4th March 2015

"The little time I knew you Cathy ...I just knew you!  The few conversations we had were all I needed to know your story and I have been truly blessed because of that short time.  Thank you for showing up Soul Sister!"

This tribute was added by Gale Stoehr on 3rd March 2015

"Want to let you know that you are all in my thoughts and prayers. Iv'e never seen two happier people together than Rick and Cathy. What a beautiful hard working women and was my pleasure to meet and call her my friend. Death is hard but she is in a happy place no pain no fear and I am sure having a beer. We will all see her again one day and until then keep the memories alive... This is a beautiful page and thanks for sharing it with all of us... God bless you all !"

This tribute was added by Ginger Walch on 3rd March 2015

"Just want to let you all know I have you all in my thoughts and prayers! I did not ever meet her in person, but know she was a lovely fun person. This memorial is so nice. Thinking of you all !!"

This tribute was added by Becky Carey on 3rd March 2015

"All the crazy times we had together whether we just sat by a  campfire at her house at 6 Mile drinking Beer, Telling Jokes and that Cackle Laugh she had was so funny.  Going to the Cabin at the lake with our girls and just having a Blast.  Those were the days.  I really wish I wasnt sick the last time she came out.  So I missed her visit.  Rest in Peace my Friend.  Will miss you.  And always in our thoughts. Becky Vineyard."

This tribute was added by janet corales on 2nd March 2015

"So sorry to hear of your loss. Death is truly an enemy of all. It leaves hearts heavy filled with sadness and pain. That is why God has promised to rid the earth of death and it's painful effects. The Bible tells us at Revelation 21:4,5.....that soon pain, sorrow, sickness, and death will be no more. Until that day arrives, may the God of comfort be with your family."

This tribute was added by Sarah Oskey on 2nd March 2015

"When I got the news today
I didn't know what to say.
So I just hung up the phone.

I took a walk to clear my head,
This is where the walking led
Can't believe you're really gone
Don't feel like going home

So I'm gonna sit right here
On the edge of this pier
Watch the sunset disappear
And drink a beer

Funny how the good ones go
Too soon, but the good Lord knows
The reasons why, I guess

Sometimes the greater plan
Is kinda hard to understand
Right now it don't make sense
I can't make it all make sense

So I'm gonna sit right here
On the edge of this pier
Watch the sunset disappear
And drink a beer

So long my friend
Until we meet again
I'll remember you
And all the times that we used to...

... sit right here on the edge of this pier
And watch the sunset disappear
And drink a beer

-Luke Bryan"

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Jean Oskey
Pamela Collen
Sarah Oskey


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