Gary Dean Shipley

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.
Carla Jones