S: 2002 - 2006
FC: Other things may change us, but we start and end with family. ~Anthony Brandt | Joe's 16th birthday (the money tree is from Grandma Verna) | Mike (18)
1: January 2002 | "Fun in the snow" at Greenwater | Joe (top), Ira, Krystal, Mike
2: We are | herished memories | of fun times spent with family | Mike (18) and Krystal
3: Enjoy the little things for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things. - Robert Brault | Greenwater January 2002 Joe (16) and dad
5: Mike (18) - ARHS Senior Placed 4th | Woodland High School Open Power-Lifting Meet - February 2002 | ARHS takes First
6: Do not follow where the path may lead. Go, instead, where there is no path and leave a trail. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson | Mike (18)
7: Auburn Riverside High School - Class of 2002
9: Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience and the passion to reach for the stars - to change the world. Harriet Tubman | Mike (18) ARHS Class of 2002
10: Mike (18) and Joe Chase | May 2002
13: all star | "Gibby" #7
14: June 2002 SPSL Senior All-Star Game Mike (18) ARHS Pitcher
15: Gibby's cheer squad
16: "Gibby" #7 | 2002 ARHS Baseball Mike's Senior Year | Mike
17: 2002 ARHS Senior Prom | Dinner was at the Gibson home. The kids decided to do dinner here so they wouldn't be as restricted as in a restaurant with such a big group. I decorated the rec room; Mike, Krystal and Courtney Gariano did the grocery shopping; the guys prepared the dinner; the kids sang, played games - all seemed to have a wonderful time. | Mike (18) & Krystal
18: June 2002 - ARHS Senior Prom
19: Dinner and pictures at Gibson home
21: June 2002 - ARHS Senior Prom
22: The guys prepare dinner - Grandma lends her expertise
24: Good Food! and Great Company!!
25: Headed out to do some dancing!!! | "The Clean-up Crew"
26: I hope your dreams take you to the corners of your smiles, to the highest of your hopes, to the windows of your opportunities, and to the most special places your heart has ever known. | 2002 ARHS | GRAD
27: "Wherever you go, go with all your heart." ~Confucius | Grandma Verna, Mike, Uncle Bob, Aunt Mickie
28: "The Graduates" Mike, Auburn Riverside High School; Krystal, Sumner High School
29: Put your heart, mind, intellect and soul even to your smallest acts. This is the secret of success. ~Swami Sivananda | We did it!
30: Accept no one's definition of your life, but define yourself. - Harvey Fierstein
31: Try to discover the road to success and you'll seek but never find; but blaze your own path and the road to success will trail right behind. ~Robert Brault | Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars. ~Les Brown
32: Mike and Joe Chase
33: Class of 2002
34: Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass …It's about learning to dance in the rain.
35: We finally made it!
36: Michael Lynn Gibson ARHS Class of 2002 | to the Graduate
37: "Wherever you go, go with all your heart." ~Confucius
38: F | amily | F | riends | & | who came to help Mike celebrate his high school graduation | Krystal, Megan | Kelly & Megan Richard | Joe Chase | brothers
39: Mike's High School Graduation Open House June 2002 | Grandma Verna | Nita & Ed Huber from church | Aunt Mickie, Uncle Bob, Grandma Verna | Crane Family | Pastor Frank, Wendy | classmates
40: Pat Duggins <<< | Worthen Family >>> | McCracken <<< Family | Uncle Leon, Dale>>>
41: Janice & Logan Haylor | Lent Family | Jerry & Ginger Maddax | Aunt Mickie, Uncle Bob | Good friends are the rare jewels of life, hard to find and impossible to replace.
42: "My own place" After graduating, Ira helped Mike buy a travel trailer and set it up down by the pond. | July 2002
43: July 2002 Playing on the beach at Redondo Mike-18 Joe-16 Krystal Katrina
44: GIBSON | Joe (16) ARHS #71 Junior | GIBSON
45: October 2002 Joe (16) ARHS Junior | Taking some pictures at home before going to Homecoming
47: Homecoming 2002
49: Christmas | Mike (19) & Krystal | 2002
50: March 2003 Joe (17) and his new wheels | "Love this truck!"
51: I saw this plant stand in a shop but didn't want to spend $240. Joe said he'd build one for me for half that. He did a great job - looks just like the one in the shop. I love it! | Joe builds a catapult to shoot stuff out over the pond. | April 2003
52: Summer 2003 | Joe | Smokey | Mike's new puppy
54: 2003 ARHS Homecoming Joe (17) & Katrina Grade 12
56: Joe (18) ARHS Senior | 2004
58: Julie Ellis, Kathie | Tony Uhl | Joe (18), Angie Uhl, Mike (20) | 2004
59: Joe, Smokey, Mike | 2004
60: September 2004 Mike won this mini-bike at the Puyallup Fair
61: Mike's 21st birthday cake November 2004 | Ira & Kathie taken at Maddax home September 2004 | Mike (20) & friend, Joe (18) ready for Halloween | Joe
63: We have a new puppy- | Gracie | May 2005
64: June 2005 Visiting the Ballard Locks | Mike (21), Nichole and Jimmy LaRiviere, Jenaya and Chad Crane March 2005
65: Gracie with her toy bug>>> | AUGUST 2005 | "Kickin' it with Pa." She does love the hammock! | "Keeping watch at the door of Mike's tent at the Gibson Family Reunion.">>>
67: February 2006 Moving day for Joe (20) Dad helped him buy a mobile home and he is soooo.... excited about having his own place! | "I miss him already!"
68: Mike, Joe and friend clam digging on Harstine Island | March 2006
69: Mike and Paris coloring Easter eggs | April 2006
70: August 2006 Gibson Family Reunion held at the home of Ira & Kathie Auburn, WA | Cliff Ballinger | Forrest Glenn & Wanda | Mike (22), Ira, Joe (20) | Frelon Tankersley | Kevin Gibson | Vernon Gibson & Joyce
71: Kenny Drennen & Joe (20) | Hazel, Ronnie, Leon | Cliff, Frank, Frelon | Ira, Mary Drennen
73: Leon, Ronnie, Ira, Kevin playing field golf | Jeff Chase, Joe (20) | "No autographs please"
74: JOE | 2006