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Claude E. Gumm: 1941-2010

April 1, 2010

Funeral services for Claude E. Gumm, 68, will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Cedar Crest Memorial Chapel, 32665 Lexington Ave. He died March 31, 2010, at his home.

Mr. Gumm was born on Nov. 11, 1941 in Edwardsville. On Sept. 10, 1966, Mr. Gumm married Lola Jane Mitchell. They raised their family in De Soto where he enjoyed his guitar and music. Mr. Gumm worked at the caves in Bonner Springs and at the JC Penny warehouse for many years.

He was preceded in death by his son Scott Gumm and his parents, Elmer and Pauline Luttrell and Claude Gumm Sr.

He is survived by his wife; two daughters Christine Tyler and Tammy Eger, of Olathe; son Bobby Gumm, Lenexa; and nine grandchildren.

Visitations will be 6-8 p.m. Friday at the chapel.

Memorial contributions can be made to Cedar Crest Memorials, PO Box 101, De Soto, KS.


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