Gregory J. Shutter
Brew Funeral Home
48 South Street
Auburn, NY

Gregory J. Shutter

UNION SPRINGS - 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; brothers-in-law Harry Slywka and 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 was a Celebration of Life this past 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.

Published by The Citizen on Oct. 13, 2021.
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Celebration of Life
Walter T. Conley Post 1107
8 Schobey Street, Union Springs, NY
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I am away from Auburn and just learned. Known Gregg for 50 years. He had a great sense of humor and he will be missed. God bless and my condolences to all the family.
john allen
October 27, 2021
Thank you for your service.
Joe Colella
October 13, 2021
My heart goes out to you, Kelly and Mrs. Shutter. I'm so sorry for your family's loss.
Karen (Larkin) Milford
October 13, 2021
Dear Penny, Terry, Harry and Family, I did not know Greg, by all accounts, I would have enjoyed his sense of humor. Loosing a loved family member is never easy. Our thoughts and prayers are with you on this time of mourning and remembrance of Greg and his love of life and of all of you.
Greg Rigby
October 13, 2021
We are all sorry to hear of your loss your family is in our thoughts and prayers
Linda Brightman and children
October 10, 2021
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