Jimmy Raymond Gushwa

Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Jimmy Raymond Gushwa, 74, of Shell Knob, passed away on Sunday, July 24, 2016, at his home. He was born on Dec. 3, 1941, in Jamestown, N.D., son of Raymond and Mildred (Christensen) Gushwa. He was a 1959 graduate of the Pine River High School in Pine River, Minn. On Jan. 18, 1964, he was united in marriage to Jeanette Bradach. Following his retirement, they moved to Golden where he worked at the Passion Play in Eureka Springs, Ark., for 12 years. He was a member of the Holy Family Catholic Church in Shell Knob.

Survivors include: his wife Jeanette, of Golden; and one sister, Sally Djenny, of Bemidji, Minn.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Betty Rick and Catherine Schmidt and two brothers, Bud and Shorty Gushwa.

Memorial Mass will be held at Holy Family Catholic Church, Shell Knob, Wednesday, July 27, with a Rosary at 10:30 a.m. and Memorial Mass at 11 a.m. with Rev. David Baunach, Celebrant.

Memorials may be made to the Men's Club of Holy Family Catholic Church and entrusted to the White Funeral Home & Crematory, P.O. Box 890, Cassville, MO 65625.

Cremation arrangements are under the direction of the White Funeral Home and Crematory, Cassville.