Obituary: Drew Garrett Kumpe
Drew Garrett Kumpe
Drew Garrett Kumpe of Visalia, Calif. was welcomed into the kingdom of Heaven on March 2, 2019. He was 35 years old.
He is survived by his loving wife Nattalie and sons Wyatt and Wesley. He was also surrounded by his loving family: father Randy, mother Debby, brothers Lucas, and Jacob, his many nieces and nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and his beloved grandparents Ernest and Gladi Kumpe, Henry and Caroline Bethany.
Drew proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy from Aug. 1, 2002 until July 31, 2007, when he received an honorable discharge. He loved dessert, the Los Angeles Dodgers, and anything diesel related. He impacted the lives of everyone around him; knowing Drew was knowing kindness, gentleness, and unconditional love.
Memorial service was held at 1 p.m. on Monday, March 11 at Seven Oaks Church, 1021 S. Burke St. in Visalia. Burial will be at Bakersfield National Cemetery in Arvin, Calif.
Arrangements by Smith Family Chapel in Exeter, Calif.
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