Jennifer Lea Gibbs, 63, of Missoula, Montana, formerly of Lodi, California, passed away peacefully, November 13, 2021 at Providence St Patrick Hospital in Missoula.
Jennifer is survived by her devoted husband of 13 years, Dennis Gudgeon; her loving son Scott and step-children: Brandon (Emma) Gudgeon, Talisha (Ken) Geis and Trever Gudgeon; cherished grandchildren: Jeremiah, Penelope, Maverick, Eleanor, Grayson and Kyoda; dear siblings: Ree (Joe) Altavilla, Cheryl Walton and Greg Hoagland; her mother- in-law Mildred Gudgeon; brother-in-law Mike (Tamara) Gudgeon and sister-in- law Kathy (Harry) Vanderhoofven; she is also survived by many extended family and friends.
Jennifer was preceded in death by her parents, her father Jack Hoagland in July 2020 and her mother Kathleen Hoagland (Garner) in January 2021.
Jennifer was born November 6, 1958 in San Leandro, California. Jennifer was a hard worker, raising chickens with Dennis, riding horses with her sisters and fishing. Jennifer’s true love in life was being around family. She was excited to begin her retirement journey traveling in an RV with Dennis, and their first stop was in Missoula to spend time near Trever. She was dearly loved and will be missed by many.