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Gerald R. Gess

April 2, 1941 December 17, 2017
Gerald R. Gess
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Obituary for Gerald R. Gess

Gerald R. Gess, age 76, of Carthage, passed away Sunday, December 17, 2017 at Freeman Hospital after a sudden illness. He was born April 2, 1941 in Boise, Idaho to James Gess and Mamie Reba Gaddy.  He married Jenna Vee June 10, 1982 in Miami, Ok.  She survives of the home.  Additional survivors include their children: Jim Gess, Marnie Hunter, Ronnie Gess, Eric Shepherd (Maylee), Justin Shepherd (Yvonne), Dustin Gess (Angela), Andy Gess (Carrie), Jamie Gess (Fiancé’ Thaddius Ross), Darren Gess (Lori), Josh Gess (Kaitlyn), Brandon Gess and Amber Gess; numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren and his brother, Marvin Gess (Ann).  He was a member of the The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.  Gerald was a retired diesel mechanic who will be missed by all who knew him.  Funeral Services will be 10:00 AM Thursday at the Simpson Funeral Home in Webb City.  Burial will follow at Osborne Cemetery.  Pallbearers will be Brandon Gess, Tim Carver, Gaige Gess, Darren Jr Gess, Matthew Schleuning and Tyler Woods.  The family will receive friends from 6:00 7:00 PM Wednesday at the funeral home.  Please visit www.simpsonfh.com for online condolences.  Arrangements are under the direction of Simpson Funeral Home in Webb City.


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Visitation

Wednesday

20

Dec

6:00 PM 12/20/2017 6:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 12/20/2017 7:00:00 PM
Simpson Funeral Home

400 W. Daugherty St.
Webb City, MO 64870

Simpson Funeral Home
400 W. Daugherty St. Webb City 64870 MO
United States

Service

Thursday

21

Dec

10:00 AM 12/21/2017 10:00:00 AM
Simpson Funeral Home

400 W. Daugherty St.
Webb City, MO 64870

Simpson Funeral Home
400 W. Daugherty St. Webb City 64870 MO
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Osborne Cemetery Final Resting Place

33rd Street & McClelland Blvd.
Joplin, Missouri 64804

33rd Street & McClelland Blvd. Joplin 64804 Missouri
United States
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