BEECH GROVE — Claude C. Gish, 74, of 5534 Kentucky 136 West; Calhoun died Saturday, May 9, 2015 at Riverside Manor Health Care Center in Calhoun. Claude Cecil Gish was born June 27, 1940 in Daviess County to the late Cecil and Margaret Crask Gish and was married to the former Patricia Gail Vincent on March 30, 1973. Claude retired from the State Highway Department in Calhoun and was a member of Bethel Baptist Church. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, working on and pulling his tractors. In addition to his parents, Claude was preceded in death by a son, Tony Reynolds; a brother, Tommy Gish; and a sister, Jane Harralson.
Survivors include his wife of 42 years, Pat Gish; two daughters, DeEdra Lee and husband, Billy of Madisonville and Ellen Reynolds Butts of Beech Grove; eight grandchildren; ten great grandchildren; a sister-in-law, Barbara Gish of Beech Grove; two nieces and a nephew.
Funeral services were held at Muster Funeral Homes, Calhoun Chapel with the Revs. Tony Boyken and Andy Lee officiating. Burial was in the Bethel Baptist Cemetery in Beech Grove.
The Claude C. Gish family requests that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to the Claude C. Gish, Memorial Fund; C/O Muster Funeral Homes; P.O. Box 160; Calhoun, Kentucky 42327. Memorial contribution envelopes are available at Musters in Calhoun. Share your memories and photos of Claude at musterfuneralhomes.com.