Louise Ann (Jalalian) Tibets, 83, died unexpectedly, Tuesday, April 7, 2020, at the BayPointe Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Brockton. She was the wife of 60 years of Frederick P. Tibets, Sr. Born and raised in Watertown, she was a graduate of Watertown High School and also a graduate of Boston State Teacher's College. She was a longtime resident of Stoughton before living in Bridgewater for 14 years and later moving to Heights Crossing in Brockton, where she spent the last year. Louise worked as a 2nd Grade Teacher at the Gibbons Elementary School in Stoughton for many years, spending over 35 years in a job that she treasured. She retired in 1994. After her retirement she still worked as a teacher's aide for Stoughton Public Schools and taught English as a second language privately. She enjoyed puzzles, especially Boston Globe Jumble and reading but her greatest joy was spending time with her beloved family, especially her grandchildren, who she helped raise.
In addition to her loving and devoted husband, Louise is survived by her children, Frederick P. Tibets, Jr. and his wife Milena of Watertown, Bridget Tibets-Dragunas and her husband Michael of Bridgewater and Julie Galley and her husband James of Raynham. She was the beloved Nana of Shane Dragunas, Anna Dragunas, Martin Tibets and James Galley.
Due to the coronavirus pandemic, private family services will be held with interment at Evergreen Cemetery, Stoughton with a Celebration of Life to be planned in the future. Donations in Louise's memory may be made to the Joslin Diabetes Center, One Joslin Place, Suite 745, Boston, MA 02215.