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Jeffrey David Gulley

March 29, 1959October 13, 2020

Jeffrey Gulley, age 61 passed away Tuesday 10-13/2020 at his home in Fort Wayne, IN. He was born March 29, 1959 in Fort Wayne, IN; he was the son of Jim and the late Jacqueline (Day) Gulley. He will be remembered as a loving husband and father, who would do absolutely anything to show love and help others. No one had a bigger heart than Jeff. He was genuinely friendly and his silly nature was sure to crack smiles and laughter. Loving husband to Belinda (Keller) Gulley for 30 + wonderful and exciting years. He was the owner of B & B Loan Company; and dedicated to the family business for over 40 years. Jeff enjoyed watching professional sports, listening to music, and being involved in all his children’s activities and hobbies.

Jeff is also survived by his children, Jessica (Michael) Howley of Warsaw, IN; Desmond (Caitlin) Gulley, Whitney (Robert) Strahan, Dylan (Lydia Fretz) Gulley, Peyton Gulley all of Fort Wayne, IN; sister Jennifer ( John) Houser of Fort Wayne, IN; and 7 grandchildren, and stepmother, Carolyn (Painter) Gulley.

There will be a Celebration of Life gathering from 5-8 pm Tuesday October 27, 2020 at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church gymnasium, 7710 E. State Blvd Fort Wayne, IN., with social distancing in place. At the family’s request, no flowers, Memorials may be made to Riley Hospital for Children. Arrangements by D.O. McComb and Sons Maplewood Park Funeral Home 4017 Maplecrest Road Fort Wayne IN. To sign the online guestbook go to www.mccombandsons.com

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Shane & Amy Harris

October 20, 2020

Belinda & Family,
We are so heartbroken for you all after hearing of Jeff’s passing. We have been fortunate to know your family for many years, Jeff was a kind man and we were honored to know him. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this difficult time.

God’s Blessings to all of you,
Shane, Amy, Blade, Cooper, and Chance Harris

Mary Ann Kelley

October 20, 2020

Our dear Jeff forever in our hearts with memories and our love.
Aunt Mary Ann and Uncle Pat




Roger Simpson

October 20, 2020

Dearest Belinda and family,
I am in shock and utter disbelief at the tragic loss of Jeff.
He will always be in the hearts of those who had the honor to know him and love him for the wonderful man, father and husband that he was.
The testimony of Jeff's kind and loving nature is seen in his amazing family.
I have been honored and privileged to know this wonderful family for most of my life.
His smile, warm greetings and our "margarita nights" will be sorely missed.
I am so sorry for the sudden and tragic loss of your husband and father.
I pray that you find strength in your amazing family and your friends who will always miss him and we will always be there for you.
Blessings to Belind, the children, grandchildren and of course Jeff's father, Mr. Jim Gulley.
May you rest in peace my friend.

Kevin Macy

October 19, 2020

I am so sorry to hear of Jeff's passing. I remember the first time I met him working behind the jewelry counter when I worked for GTE.

He was truly a good man and enjoyed talking with him. He will be missed.

All of my prayers for the family and my deepest condolences.

Kevin

Laura Leichty

October 19, 2020

Dear Dylan and Family,
What a good looking, generous, kind, and loving Dad you had. His smile was contagious. He was a gift to you and countless others in life. Great is His reward in heaven for following Jesus. I know it hurts down here on earth. It gives me comfort to know I’m one day closer to seeing my loved ones again.
Sending huge hugs and great love!

Holly Enustun

October 19, 2020

Dear Belinda and family,

There are no words to express our sadness at hearing of Jeff's passing. You are a special family to us after so many years of sports, overnights and playdates, and we have so many memories of Jeff and his enthusiasm, especially for basketball. He was a generous and kind man and never failed to greet any of us with a smile. You are all sincerely in our thoughts and prayers.

God's blessings,

Holly, Christian, Brooke and Karsten Enustun

Tom Gaskill

October 18, 2020

What a loss! So sorry to hear of his passing. I remember visiting B&B when I was a young kid with my dad in the 70s. Getting to know the Gulleys has been wonderful and my memories of Jeff are all positive and filled with smiles. I will remember him as a great guy and friend. Condolences to his family.

MARY LOU FEBER

October 16, 2020

Words are frail messengers to express my sadness at the passing of Jeff. It is my prayer that his family will find comfort in God's love and Christ's promises. I remember Jeff's birth and the joy he brought to Jim and Jackie. May all the memories over the years be sweet for all of Jeff's family and solace found there at this very difficult juncture.

Katie Branning

October 16, 2020

Soo soo sorry for the loss!! Prayers & hugs for all of you!! For strength and comfort!! Your such an amazing family and I trust God will get you all through this till the hurt gets more bearable with the blessed memories you had shared!! We loved seeing you all grow up to be such awesome adults which comes from your close family ties!! Love always Katie/neighbors/bakery💕🙏🏻🍩💐🍦🌷🍺

Nancy & Katie Branning

October 16, 2020

So So So VERY sorry for you & the Family!!! So so many memories of all of you! Just seems unreal to us & KNOW it’s even more unbearable for All of you! Our hearts and prayers are offered to families. Please Don’t hesitate to let us assist you in ANY way. May God give you strength & @ least some semblance of Peace. Much much love to all. In Sympathy, The Branning’s

FROM THE FAMILY

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