Funeral services for Gary Joel Simolke, 70, will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, April 27, 2018, at Brushwood United Methodist Church in Dubberly, Louisiana with Pastor Michelle Harris officiating. Interment will follow at Brushwood Cemetery in Dubberly. The family will receive friends from 12:30 p.m. until time of service on Friday, April 27, 2018.
Gary was born on June 27, 1947 in Minden, Louisiana, to Albert George Simolke and Evelyn Sanders Simolke. He passed away April 24, 2018, in Shreveport, Louisiana after a brief illness.
Gary was a 1965 graduate of Minden High School. After attending Louisiana Tech, he