Obituary: Paul “Skeeter” Gingery
June 14, 2016
Paul Edward Gingery "Skeeter", 79 passed away June 8, 2016. He was the son of Edward "Ed." Gingery and Leota "Tillie" (Heeney) Gingery, born December 24, 1936 in Kremmling Colo. After graduating high school in Granby, Skeeter joined the U.S. Army. After serving in the Army Skeeter started working for Bell Telephone Company where he worked for 35 years. On January 29, 1966 Skeeter married the love of his life Josephine "Jody" Annette Florquist. They had two children, Dane and Derek and were married 39 years until Jody passed in 2006. Skeeter had a passion for the outdoors and was half owner of S&K Outfitters and Guide Service. He was a beloved husband and father and was a true friend to anyone who knew him. He is survived by his two children, Dane and Derek, and two grandchildren, Zak and Samantha. Skeeter was proceeded in death by his wife Jody, his parents Ed and Tillie, his brother Allen and niece Ashley Gingery. A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, June 16 at the Church of the Eternal Hills in Tabernash, with luncheon to follow in the fellowship hall. A private burial will take place at a later date.