August Gary Garvey

September 2, 1941October 5, 2020

August G. Garvey was born to August H. Garvey and Audrey (Nelson) Garvey in Muskegon, MI on September 2, 1941. Augie, as all who knew him, fought a courageous battle with cancer and went to heavenly home on October 5, 2020 with family members by his side. He was a hard worker and provider. He loved camping, traveling, and spending time with his family. He is survived by his wife, Jean, children, Jim (Joyce) Shults, Jeff (Trixie) Shults, Lena Ferrier (Dave Campbell), grandchildren, Elizabeth (Thomas) Branch, Joseph (Heather) Tanner, Eric (Amber) Shults, Joshua (Maria) Halberda, Sara (James) Burnett, and four great grandchildren. Also, sons, Gary, Martin, and Curtis, daughter, Shelia, and several grandchildren and great grandchildren, sisters, Kay (Art) Johnson of Flushings, MI, and Clara Tatro of Muskegon. Preceding him in death are his parents, sister, Ruth Chingman, and brother, Lynne Garvey. A graveside service will take place on Friday October 9, 2020 at Sunrise Memorial Gardens at 11:00 A. M.


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Connie Thies

October 7, 2020

So many memories with him always have me a huge hug and told me he loved me Thank you so very much you will never know how much that meant to me♥️ Rest in peace you will be missed

Leroy Golden

October 7, 2020

We have some great memories of Augie over the years of playing music at Deano's he was a supporter of the bands and loved music, and we had some interesting conversations over the years...we will miss him!


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