Gordon Leroy Gaub

September 28, 1940 - November 26, 2019
Thursday, December 5, 2019
Gordon Leroy Gaub

Gordon Leroy Gaub, 79, of Big Timber, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 26, at Bozeman Deaconess Health in Bozeman, Montana. He was born on September 28, 1940 in Fallon, Montana to Christoph and Olga (Kuehn) Gaub. He was raised and attended school in Sidney, Montana.

Gordie joined the United States Air Force in 1957 and was honorably discharged in 1961. He worked many years in Eastern Montana as a sales rep for KFLN Radio in Baker. Gordie found his place in sales and continued down that path as he headed west to settle down in Big Timber as a car salesman until his retirement. In his pastime, he enjoyed dealing poker and woodworking. He was an active member of the Big Timber Evangelical Church.

Gordie was preceded in death by his parents, Christoph and Olga Gaub, a sister, Donna Lou Blanton and granddaughter Lisa McJunkin.

He is survived by a son, Greg (Christina) Gaub and grandchildren Kaytlynn and Austin, of Baker, Montana, daughter Kathy McJunkin and granddaughter Laura, of Spokane, Washington, daughter Michelle McReynolds (Mark Mathews) and grandsons Kayl and Kayd of Bozeman, Montana,  daughter Joni (Kyle) Sando and grandchildren Devyn, Kameron and Ty of Belgrade, Montana. Gordie is also survived by a brother, Dennis (Terri) Gaub and two sisters Delores Tudor and Dianna (Willie) Hanlen and numerous nieces and nephews.

The family would like to send a special thank you to all Gordie’s friends and caregivers who took such wonderful care of him.

Cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held 11 a.m., Friday, Dec. 6 at the Big Timber Evangelical Church (302 Bramble Street), with a luncheon following. Inurnment will be held in Terry, Montana at a later date.

Condolences for the family may be made at www.stenbergfuneralhome.com.

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