Sonja Jann Giebler

Sonja Jann Giebler
Sonja Jann Giebler

In loving memory of Sonja ‘Jann’ Giebler, who entered the Kingdom of Heaven on November 23rd, 2023.

Visitation will be from 6-7:00 PM, Wednesday, November 29, 2023 at Boxwell Brothers, 2800 Paramount. Funeral service will be at 11:00 AM, Thursday, November 30, 2023 at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel. Interment will follow in Memory Gardens Cemetery. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors.

Jann was a woman of remarkable beauty and unwavering faith, leaving an indelible mark on the hearts of those who knew her. She is survived by her devoted husband Alvin Giebler of Oklahoma City, OK, her brother Gary Edwards of Amarillo, TX, her three children Larry Mendez Jr. and wife Kristin Mendez of Knoxville, TN, Tammy Hofmann and husband Brad Hofmann of Jarrell, TX, and Anthony Mendez and wife Shae Mendez of Las Vegas, NV.

Jann’s legacy extends through the generations, as she leaves behind six grandchildren: Tyler Mendez, Channing Mendez, Tanner Oldham, Jayden Oldham, Abby Mendez, and Brennan Mendez, joined by his spouse Aven Mendez. Her great-grandchildren Kai Mendez and Quinn Morrison further amplify the warmth and love she brought to her family. She also leaves behind many other beloved family members and friends.

She is preceded in death by her father Horace Edwards, her mother Betty Edwards, her brother Tim Edwards, her twin sister Cynthia ‘Ann’ Beck, and her great granddaughter Kaiya Mendez.

A woman of strength and grace, Jann’s deep connection to her faith was a guiding light, and her love for God mirrored the profound love she had for her family. Her memory will live on in the hearts of those who were touched by her kindness, wisdom, and the enduring beauty of her spirit. Proverbs 31:25

7 Replies to “Sonja Jann Giebler”

  1. Our hearts are saddened by your loss, and our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. We are wishing you all courage and peace during this time of sorrow.

  2. We pray for comfort and peace for Jann’s family and all that loved her. May remember all the beautiful memories she so richly left with you. Sending our heart felt sympathy and love to you in this time of sorrow.

  3. Steve and I were blessed to be next-door neighbors of Alvin and Jann for 18 years in OKC, until we moved to North Carolina a year ago. Jann always had the kindest voice and smile. Her love for her family and dogs was so sweet, and her love of God was evident in many quiet ways. We extend our condolences and prayers to Alvin and the rest of her family. Steve and Peggy Burner

  4. My heartfelt condolences to you on the loss of your beloved wife. My the memories of the time you spent together bring you peace and comfort.

  5. Jann was so precious. I have known her since I was around 12, and I am 64 now. Always full of joy, and smiles. For the past several years her and I chatted through Facebook Messenger and shared many prayer needs. I loved this wonderful woman of God so much. My heart is heavy, because I will miss her, but then my heart rejoices because she has gone on to her reward. Never to fight cancer again. I love you Jann. Praying for all the family.

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