Date of Death: August 5, 2019

Service Details

Cremation has taken place. There will be a Celebration of Life at the Elks in Alexandria on August 31, 2019 at 6 p.m. A gathering of friends and family will take place at The Turf Bar in Milford on Saturday October 26, 2019 from 4-8 p.m.

Obituary Notice

THREE RIVERS, Mich. — Gregory B. Staines, age 61, passed away in the late hours of  Monday, August 5, 2019 at 11:15 a.m. at his stepdaughter’s home.

He was born Oct. 25, 1957, in Anderson, to Austin and Betty (Kurtz) Staines. Both preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by a nephew, David.

He is survived by two stepchildren, Justin Cripe, Goshen, and Amber (John) Butler, Three Rivers, Mich.; a brother, Steve (Betty) Staines, Mendenhall, Mississippi.; a sister, Rhonda (Ken) Kirkpatrick, Greenfield; 5 nieces, Shanna, Carrie, Nettie, Emily and Jennie; a nephew, Ryan; and two grandsons, Blake Cripe and Sawyer Stevenson.

Greg worked as a laborer at Chore-Time, Milford, for 15 years. Prior to that he worked at Burger Dairy, New Paris. Out of high school, he served in the United States Army. He enjoyed yardwork, NASCAR, IU basketball and spending time with his grandchildren.

Additional Information

Memorials made in Gregory’s memory may be directed to the Veterans Association Clinic. Envelopes are available at Hohner Funeral Home.

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  1. Sorry to hear of Greg’s passing. Had the opportunity to work with him at CTB for the better part of a decade. Great sense of humor and a good worker. My condolences to his family,

  2. Greg, you were one of a kind ! Dean and I love you to the moon and back again! Your sense of humor is over the top! Rest in Heaven ! We will forever miss you until we see you again! ❤️❤️❤️

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