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Gordon James Bump

July 23, 1954 ~ April 21, 2019 (age 64)

Gordon James Bump

Newark - Gordy-B, 64 entered eternal rest on Sunday, April 21, 2019 at House of John surrounded by his loving family.

Family will greet friends Saturday (April 27) from 10 AM to Noon at The First United Methodist Church, 109 Church Street, Palmyra, NY 14522 for Gordon's Calling Hours and Memorial Service. Please join the family after his service at Marbletown Fire Department, 6416 Silver Hill Rd., Newark, NY 14513. Burial will be in Palmyra Cemetery on Monday (April 29) at 1 PM.

In memory of Gordon, in lieu of flowers, please consider donations to House of John, 14 Spring Street, Clifton Springs, New York 14432.

Gordon was born the son of Robert and Ida Mae (Goodman) Bump. Gordon retired from Westplex in Manchester, NY. He enjoyed outdoor activities like playing golf and riding his motorcyle. Gordon, or Gordy-B, be the best you can be, as Cathy called him, most enjoyed being with his family for parties, camping or just a camp fire. Every week Cathy and Gordon would have lunch and sit on the Canadaiuga Pier when the weather was nice.

Gordon will be remembered by his wife, Cathleen Bump; mother, Ida Mae (Sam) Bump; sons, Bryan (Lisa) Bump, Alan (Kristy) Bump, Jonathan (Nickole) DeSmith; daughters, Melissa (Kenny) Janto, Kimberly Smolinski; nine grandchildredn; brother, Darryl Bump; sister, Cindy (Rocky) Jackson; sister-in-law, Patty Bump; several nieces and nephews.

Gordon was predeceased by his first wife, Darlene in 2001; father, Robert; brothers, David Bump and Ron (Janet) Bump.

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Donations may be made to:

House of John
14 Spring St., Clifton Springs, NY 14432,

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