Jacalyn Gibbens

Obituary of Jacalyn Gibbens

Jacalyn Carole Gibbens (Crosta) ,50, of Fort Myers, FL passed away on Saturday, May 27, 2017 at Hope Hospice in Cape Coral, FL,. She was born and raised in Beach Haven, NJ and lived most of her adult life in Galloway Township. Jacalyn was a 1984 graduate of Southern Regional High School, and then she attended Edison State College in Fort Myers, FL. She was a dedicated and loyal teacher at The Alva School in Alva, FL. She had been a Girls Scouts Troop Leader in Galloway Township.

She is survived by two daughters, Carmen A. Diaz of Galloway Township, and Heather M. Gibbens of Waterford Works; Jacalyn's former husband, Frank Gibbens of Waterford Works; her mother, Barbara M. Koehnen of Fort Myers, FL; her father, Richard C. Crosta of Beach Haven; one sister, Denise Arena of Indiana, also survived by a niece, nephews and many friends. Funeral services will be private at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, www.cancer.org/donate. Arrangements by the Carnesale Funeral Home in Hammonton, NJ, for information or to post condolences go to www.carnesalefuneralhome.com.