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“Dear Jeff, I’m very sorry to hear about Gary. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. ”
1 of 4 | Posted by: Janet Prader - IL

“Deepest sympathy to everyone. He was a great guy to work with. ”
2 of 4 | Posted by: Kurt Minniear - New Haven , IN

3 of 4 | Posted by: TIM MORRIS - MARYSVILLE, OH

“Deaths are hard! I suppose parts of it get less distressing over time. My husband died 8 yrs ago at 42... But it still affects you..certain days,...Read More »
4 of 4 | Posted by: Brenda McBride - Fort Wayne, IN

Gary E. Grimes Jr., 51, passed away Friday, July 12, 2013 at home in Fort Wayne. Born in Valparaiso, IN, Gary worked as a Coordinator of Maintenance with Mullinex Packages for 17 years. He enjoyed playing golf and watching movies with family and playing with his grandchildren. Surviving are his wife, Alija Grimes of Fort Wayne, IN; sons, Travis (Ashley) Grimes of Fort Wayne and Seth Grimes of CA; step-daughters, Admira Kajtezovic of PA, Adisa Kajtezovic of Fort Wayne, Ajla Kajtezovic of Fort Wayne and Azra (Tyson) Weemes of Jacksonville, NC; 7 grandchildren; mother, Nora Grimes of Fort Wayne; brothers, Jeff (Becky) Grimes of AL, Bob (Karen) Grimes of Fort Wayne and Mike (Jeri) Grimes of TN. Gary was preceded in death by father, Gary Grimes. Funeral Service is Wednesday, 1:00 pm, July 17, 2013 at D.O. McComb and Sons Foster Park Funeral Home, 6301 Fairfield Avenue with calling from 10:00 am - 1:00 pm. Calling will also be Tuesday, July 16, 2013 from 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm at the funeral home. Burial in Highland Park Cemetery, Fort Wayne, Indiana. Memorials may be made to: Visiting Nurse. To sign the online guest book, go to