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Gregory J. Shutter

1947 ~ 2021 (age 74) 74 Years Old
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Gregory J. Shutter, 74, of Union Springs passed away on Friday, October 8, 2021 at Auburn Community Hospital. He was the son of the late Clarence and Lorraine Walter Shutter. Greg was veteran of the Navy serving in the Vietnam War from 1965-1969. He was a member of the Union Springs American Legion for many years. Greg was franchise owner of Archway Cookie Distributorship, worked for Pepsi as a driver and Troy’s Marina as the manager. He loved fishing, boating on Cayuga Lake and being an ultimate prankster.  In his retirement years he enjoyed wood working and growing a vegetable gardening. He was an avid Boston Red Sox’s, Miami Dolphins and Bill Elliot NASCAR fan.  Greg was a man that loved his family and community very much. He will be deeply missed.  

He is survived by,

Wife:     Kathleen Shutter of Union Springs

Daughter:           Kelly Johnson of Chandler, AZ

Grandchild:        Addie Johnson

Sister:   Penny Shutter-Foster (Rich)

Brothers:             Mark Shutter

                            Terry Shutter

Brother-in-law:  Harry Slywka

                          Jerry Marquet

Many Nieces and Nephews

In addition to his parents, Greg was predeceased by his sisters Ellie Slywka, Jackie Marquet, and son-in-law Tim Johnson.

There will be a celebration of life at 3PM on Monday, October 11, 2021 at the Walter T. Conley, American Legion Post 1107, 8 Schobey Street, Union Springs, NY 13160. Condolences may be made at The family requests in Greg’s honor to show your Boston spirit but if you must, show your Yankee spirit.  (Tee-He-He)

Contributions may be made to the Walter T. Conley, American Legion Post 1107, in memory of Greg J. Shutter.

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Celebration of Life
October 11, 2021

3:00 PM
Walter T. Conley Post 1107
8 Schobey Street
Union Springs, NY 13160


Walter T. Conley Post 1107, American Legion
8 Schobey Street, Union Springs NY 13160
Tel: 1-315-889-7389


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