Gary Dean Shipley, 60, Excelsior Springs, Mo., passed away November 26, 2018.
Gary was born July 8, 1958 to Thomas Robert and Harryett Shipley in Yakima, Wash. Gary was a 1976 graduate of Excelsior Springs High School. He enjoyed collecting and saw value in everything. Gary was always willing to lend a hand and help with anything that he could.
He was preceded in death by his father, Robert Shipley.
Survivors include his mother, Harryett Shipley; daughter, Rachel Beach; sons, Tyler Donnell, Daniel Shipley and Joseph Shipley; five grandchildren; brother, Tony Shipley; and sisters, Tammy Pulliam and Debbie Palermo.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
“Twenty four and there’s so much more.” – Neil Young
Arrangements in care of Bross & Spidle Funeral Home, Excelsior Springs.
Our Sincere Condolences
The last few times I saw Gary I always said hello. I knew he didn’t look good but I didn’t realize his health was so bad. I’m sorry for your loss. Bob, Eric, and I spent a lot of time with him. Daniel I’m glad we had the time together that we did. Also my condolences to Johnna.