Gary Lynn White, 66, a resident of Blue Springs, MO passed away peacefully Tuesday, December 10, 2019 at the Kansas City Hospice House in Kansas City, MO. He was born January 14, 1953 to Wallace and Gladys (Gates) White in Flint, MI.
Gary received his Bachelor’s degree in Telecommunications from San Diego State University in 1976. He married the love of his life Kimberly Szutenbach on August 1, 1981 in El Cajon, CA. They remained in the San Diego area until 2004. In 2004 Gary and Kimberly moved to Blue Springs, MO. Gary spent the majority of his working career in retail management. Following his retirement in 2018, he started Gary’s Pet Services, a pet sitting business which he truly cherished. In his free time Gary enjoyed taking care of his pool, golfing, and being on a bowling league with Kim. Gary was a Kansas City Chief season ticket holder and met several friends while attending the games. He and his family are parishioners of St. John LaLande Catholic Church in Blue Springs. Gary was also a member of the Knights of Columbus and Amateur Radio.
Survived by his loving wife of 38 years, Kim White of Blue Springs, MO; children, Michelle White of Blue Springs, MO, Christopher White and his wife Alex of Blue Springs, MO; granddaughter, Kristen White. He is preceded in death by his parents, Wallace and Gladys White; brother, Randy White.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11:00 a.m. Monday, December 16, 2019 at St. John LaLande Catholic Church, 805 N.W. RD Mize Rd, Blue Springs, MO. The family will receive friends and family from 9:00-10:30 a.m. with Rosary being prayed at 10:30 a.m.prior to mass. The family suggests that memorial contributions be made to the American Cancer Society. Arrangements have been entrusted to Meyers Funeral Chapel in Blue Springs. Memories of Gary and words of comfort for his family may be shared at meyersfuneralchapel.com.