|Rachel C. Tibbs
June 19, 1951 – September 15, 2019
Rachel C. Tibbs, 68, of LaPorte, IN passed away on September 15, 2019.
Rachel was born June 19, 1951 in Gary, IN. She was one of 3 children born to Rudy Konderla and Loretta
Scoffield. Loretta later married Robert Grimes and they also had three children. After graduating high school she
began working. She raised 3 children after her divorce. She gave her children and grandchildren unending love.
Rachel enjoyed shopping, travelling, and being an especially loving grandma and great grandma.
Rachel is survived by her daughters: Amber (Nathan) Thomas and Tonya (Michael) Douglas; son: Jason Tibbs;
brother: Rudy (Mary) Grimes; sisters: Bobbi Jo Grover, Donna (Tom) Woodward, and Christine (Mike) Foster; 8
grandchildren, and 3 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and sister Deborah Grimes.
A time to gather with the family will be held at the Odom Funeral Home, Culver, on Friday, September 20, 2019
from 4:00 – 7:00 PM EST.
Memorials may be given in Rachel’s memory to Paladin, 4315 E Michigan Blvd, Michigan City, IN 46360.