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Garrett Gilpin

November 27, 2020


Garrett T. Gilpin, 32 years old, was discovered passed away Wednesday, November 18, 2020 in South Bend. He was born April 7, 1988 in South Bend to Scott Gilpin and Deanne Bacthel, who survive.

Garrett loved to spend time with his family – especially his beautiful daughters, Ariah and Onna’Lena, and his girlfriend, Christa. He loved to spend time outdoors kayaking, mountain biking, and driving his motorcycle. He also loved to listen to music. Garrett was also a man of faith, attending Cornerstone Vineyard Church.

Along with his mother and father, Garrett is survived by his girlfriend, Christa Gay Robards of South Bend; daughters, Ariah Sky Gilpin and Onna’Lena Jordan Robards, both of South Bend; sister, Ashley (James) Crockett of Redding, CA; nieces, Ella and Sailor; nephews, Callan and Cyrus; grandmother, Aurelia Gilpin; uncles, Billy Gilpin and Jamie Vonville; and aunt, Stephanie Vonville. He is also survived by his cousin, Helen Calvin.

There will be no services at this time. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date by the family. Palmer Funeral Homes and Southlawn Cremation Services are assisting the family with arrangements.

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