Garry Joe Schump, 60, of Greeley, died Thursday, July 18, 2013 at North Colorado Medical Center. He was born on September 12, 1952 in Herrington, Kansas to Raymond and Betty (Rudolph) Schump.
When Garry was eight years old, his family moved to Greeley. He attended schools in Greeley and graduated from Greeley West High School in 1971. He served in the U.S. Army and later U.S. Marine Corps. After he was honorably discharged he returned to Greeley.
Garry loved gardening vegetables and grew beautiful flowers. He enjoyed playing foosball and shooting pool. He loved family time at the Holidays. Garry was very religious and enjoyed Christian fellowship at many churches and coffee shops. He knew many people and had many friends.
Garry is survived by his daughter, Sherah Schump of Pomona, Missouri; son, Levi Schump (Jenny) of Dora, Missouri; mother, Betty Schump of Greeley; two brothers, Dennis Ray Schump (Sharon) of Loveland and Daryl Dean Schump (Dalene) of Greeley; three granddaughters, Xandy, Michaela and Harleigh and a grandson, Charlie.
He was preceded in death by his father.
Graveside inurnment service will be at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, July 27, 2013 at Linn Grove Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Livermore Community Church in care of Stoddard Funeral Home, 3205 West 28th Street, Greeley, Colorado 80634.
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