Thomas Guibord Obituary
October 27, 1933 - January 11, 2019
Born in Detroit
Resided in Clinton Twp., Michigan
Mr. Guibord taught 7th and 8th grade history and religion for 38 years at St. Peter School in Harper Woods from 1960 until 1998. He worked during summers in the recreation department at Metro Beach for 36 years. He also volunteered at Beaumont Hospital in Grosse Pointe for the last 20 years. Starting in 1998, Thomas audited a class each semester at Macomb Community College.
Thomas will be remembered for his quick wit. He let God guide his life and his classroom motto was “They will know we are Christians by our love.” He was a longtime member of St. Peter the Apostle Church and more recently St. Louis Church in Clinton Twp. Thomas was a world traveler spending time in the Caribbean, Alaska, Australia, Europe and Israel. In his spare time, Thomas enjoyed reading, playing cards, spending time in the casinos and trips to Las Vegas. His biggest love in life was his family.
He will be missed by his loving wife of 49 years, Ann. He was proud of his son John and thought of Michelle as a daughter. He adored his grandson Sean and granddaughter Beatrice. He was predeceased by his parents, sister Jackie Gabel, and brother Robert Guibord.
Visitation will be held on Monday from 2:00 until 8:00 pm at A.H. Peters Funeral Home, 20705 Mack Ave., at Vernier Rd., Grosse Pointe Woods. A scripture service will be held at 7:00 pm. Mr. Guibord will lie instate on Tuesday from 10:30 am until the time of the Mass of the Resurrection at 11:00 am at St. Louis Church, 24415 Crocker, Clinton Twp., 48035.
Memorial contributions may be made in his memory to Beaumont Grosse Pointe Chapel Fund, 468 Cadieux, Grosse Pointe, MI 48230.
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Grosse Pointe Woods, MI US 48236
Clinton township, MI United States 48036