Gary Blaine Grief, 62, of Christopher, IL passed away April 18, 2015 at Memorial Hospital in Carbondale, IL.
Gary was born September 26, 1952, the son of James “GG” Grief and Donna (Baker) Grief, of Paducah, KY.
He married Lee Ann (Ballard) Grief on February 14, 1997 and she survives of Christopher.
Gary is also survived by his children, Rocky Grief, Buckner, IL, Megan and Chris Funkhouser, Collinsville, IL and Blaina Grief, of Christopher; grandchildren Joselyn Funkhouser, Anison Funkhouser and Blaine Funkhouser; two sisters, Sami Grief, of Florida and Gina Garnett, Kevil, KY.
He was preceded in death by his father.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at Gilbert Funeral Home in Christopher. Visitation will be on Tuesday, April 21, 2015 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
There will be a graveside service at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens, Paducah, KY.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the American Cancer Society and will be accepted at the funeral home
Gilbert Funeral Home in Christopher is in charge of arrangements.
For more information go to gilbertfuneralhomes.com.