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Gregory John Statesman
SIERRA VISTA, AZ: Gregory John Statesman, age 33, a native of Troy, currently living in Sierra Vista, AZ, passed away August 25, 2013.
He was born January 17, 1980 in Troy to James Statesman, who survives and the late Bertha "Bunny" Statesman.
In addition to his father, Greg is survived by his loving wife, Laura (Fikes) Statesman; daughters, Olivia Marie Statesman and Addison Elyse Statesman; brother, Michael (Carrie) Statesman; nephews, Braeden and Bryson; niece, Brooke; mother and father-in-law, Norma and Chuck Fikes; and many other relatives and friends, including special cousin, Kevin Burns and his family.
Greg was a successful United States Border Patrol Agent stationed in Douglas, AZ and was a dedicated member of the elite Quick Response Team. His ultimate dream was to be part of BORTAC (Border Patrol Tactical Unit). He was also a proud veteran of the U.S. Coast Guard, where he was stationed at Marblehead, OH.
Greg was a 1998 graduate of Tipp City High School and attended Sinclair Community College, where he was in pursuit of his desired passion of cars. Most of all Greg set the standard of fatherhood; he provided strength and wisdom and always set the example. He was dedicated to family and friends. Without question, he would do anything at a drop of a hat for anyone. He had an infectious smile that will never be forgotten. Greg was an amazing, loving husband who will be deeply missed and loved unconditionally forever. His love and strength was embedded and will be carried on forever.
Visitation will be held from 5-8 pm on Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at Newcomer Funeral Home, 4104 Needmore Road. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 am on Wednesday at St. Peter Catholic Church, 6161 Chambersburg Road, Huber Heights. Rev. Earl F. Simone, Celebrant. Burial to follow at Calvary Cemetery.
Contributions may be made the Gregory Statesman Memorial Account, any Wells Fargo Bank, or transfer online referencing # 3617972058.
To send a special message to the family, please visit www.NewcomerDayton.com
Published in the News Herald on Sept. 2, 2013