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Richard S. Gura

March 29, 1949 ~ May 27, 2017 (age 68)

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Richard S. "Rich" Gura age 68, of Casselberry, Fl., passed away May 27, 2017. Mr. Gura was born March 29, 1949 in Blue Island, Illinois, the son of the late Stephen J. & Jennie V. (Ewaniak) Gura. He served his country proudly with the United States Navy. Rich was a former employee for the GEM Supply Company for 38 years. He was known for his "infectious smile, great morals, values, integrity, and honesty."  Rich was a die hard Chicago Cubs, Chicago Bears, and Notre Dame Football Fan. He was a beloved husband, father, and grandfather. Mr. Gura is survived by his wife of 46 years Jan, two daughters Amy (Rick) Steurrys, and Mandy (Dan) Biechele; sister Monica (Sam) Denton, grandchildren Ryann Steurrys, Grayson, and Gwen Biechele.  The family will be receiving friends Friday, June 16, 2017 from 5:30 PM ~ 8:30 PM at Collison Family Funeral Home. A Memorial Mass will be held Saturday, June 17, 2017 at 11:00 AM at Saints Peter & Paul Catholic Church 5300 Old Howell Branch Rd. Winter Park, Fl., 32792. In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations to the Scleroderma Foundation in his name: by phone (800) 722-HOPE

 Service Information

Gathering of Family and Friends
June 16, 2017

5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Collison Family Funeral Home & Crematory
3806 Howell Branch Rd
Winter Park, FL 32792

Memorial Mass
June 17, 2017

11:00 AM
Saints Peter & Paul Catholic Church
5300 Old Howell Branch Road
Winter Park, FL 32792

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