Jack D Gordon

August 18, 1926 ~ March 31, 2021 (age 94)


Jack Dale Gordon (94) passed away peacefully at home on March 31, 2021. He is survived by his wife of 73 years Zeta Gordon, Son Rick (Trudy) Gordon of Beaverton, MI, Sue (Scott) Behl of Lakeland, FL and Dan (Doreen) Gordon of Renton, WA. Three grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

He was a member of the 25th infantry during WW2 and fought in the Philippines. He worked at Dow Chemical for 32 years as a Tool and Die maker. After retiring he and his wife moved from Midland, MI to Lakeland, FL.

He enjoyed camping with his family and was an avid sports fan who rarely missed a game.

Jack never met a stranger he was a loving, caring person who loved to joke. His contagious smile and outgoing personality will truly be missed.

A private memorial will be held at Lakeland Memorial Gardens on Monday, April 12th at 1:00 pm. The service will be available for viewing at

In lieu of flowers please contribute to a memorial in his name at Good Shepherds Hospice 3450 Lakeland Hills Blvd. Lakeland, FL 33805.

Click here to view a webcast of the service on 4/12/2021 at 12:55 PM, Eastern Standard Time.

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