Thomas J. Bibb, 79, car enthusiast veteran

Thomas J. Bibb, 79, architect, veteran

Thomas J. Bibb, 79, of Ridgefield, CT, husband of Susan (Colliton) Bibb and father of Sarah C. Bibb of Fort Worth and the late Michael Bibb, died on Thursday evening, June 5, 2013 at Laurel Ridge Health Care Center, Ridgefield.

Mr. Bibb was born in Fort Worth, TX, June 11, 1934, son of Sumpter and Inez (Childers) Bibb.  He attended Fort Worth schools, Arlington Heights High School and graduated from the University of Texas at Austin School of Architecture.

A career that spanned from New York to London and later Texas, Mr. Bibb continued his profession in Ridgefield, CT when he moved from Texas in 1987.

Mr. Bibb was a U.S. Army veteran.

He enjoyed sailing, race car driving and collecting and restoring vintage automobiles.

In addition to his son and parents, Mr. Bibb was predeceased by a brother and sister in law, Sumter and Georgia Bibb.

A Celebration of Life gathering will take place at a time and place to be announced.

Contributions to the Ridgefield Visiting Nurse Association, 90 East Ridge, Ridgefield, CT  06877 would be appreciated.

Kane Funeral Home, 25 Catoonah St., Ridgefield, CT is in charge of arrangements.