John Gump Obituary

John R. Gump
John R. Gump

September 24, 2004
Born in Fairview, WV
Resided in Des Moines, IA


John Robert Gump, 63, died Friday, September 24, 2004 at Mercy Medical Center. A memorial gathering will be held from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Monday, September 27 at Westover Funeral Home. Private family burial will be held at a later date.

John was born in Fairview, WV, and resided in the Philippines until moving to Des Moines in 1992. He was a Chief Petty officer in the U.S. Navy and a member of the American Legion Tin Can Soldiers.

John is survived by his wife, Loida; his mother, Louise Gump of Tecumseh, MI; two brothers, James Gump of West Virginia and Jeff Gump of Philadelphia, PA; and four sisters, Judith Wells of Plano, TX, Jill Maier of Baton Rouge, LA, Jennifer Shearer of Tecumseh, MI, and Julie Gatian of West Virginia.




Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Monday, September 27, 2004
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM