He will be remembered for his great smile, sense of humor and incredible optimism. He had a knack for making everyone feel important and special. Gordon loved life and lived it to the fullest. His motto was “Life Is Good.”
Survivors include his loving wife of 55 years, Marlene; daughters, Lynn (Ray) Bishop of Horseshoe Bay, Texas, and Leah (Dick) Washmon of Carrollton, Texas; grandchildren, Wade and Casey Washmon of Carrollton; a sister, Sonia Wegner of Bradenton, Florida; sisters-in-law and a brother-in-law, Eleanor Rullestad of West Des Moines, Iowa, and Judy and Tom Gannon of DeWitt; numerous nieces and nephews as well as step-grandchildren.
Preceding him in death were his parents, his mother-in-law, father-in-law and two brothers-in-law.
Memorials may be made to the Church, Genesis Hospice, or Springbrook Country Club.
Condolences may be expressed and a photo tribute viewed at www.schultzfuneralhomes.com.
Death Date: Aug. 27, 2013