Gary Jewell Sr.
May 2, 1954 – Oct 8, 2016
Gary A Jewell Sr. AKA Papa born on May 2nd , 1954 passed away on Oct. 8th, 2016. He loved the outdoors fishing, hunting, camping and boating to name a few. He played in a weekly game of cribbage for many years that he very much enjoyed the company of friends. Dominoes was another favorite of his not to mention a good game of candy land with the grandchildren.
He worked as a welder by trade and took much pride in his work ethics that he was very proud to have passed onto his children.
Gary has now joined his parents James and Jackie Jewell and younger brother Richard in a place of peace.
He is survived by his wife Marie and sisters Connie Easter and Traci Jewell Martinez. Children Jo Ann Sandoval, Gary Jr. and two stepchildren Shawna Griffith and Billy Griffith which he raised as his own. Also his 10 grandchildren Kalen, Chelsea, Esperanza, Armando, Jordan, Austin, Brandon, Jackie, Bella, and Rylee who all meant the world to him.
He touched the lives of many and will continue to do so in spirit as he watches over us. Please join us as we celebrate his life and your memories.
October 15th, 2016
10:00AM Viewing to begin in BWFW chapel
11:00AM Service to start in BWFW chapel
12:00PM Reception to start in BWFW reception room
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