Garth Christopher Grenz

On the evening of November 26, 2017 Garth Christopher Grenz passed away peacefully in his home in Miles City, MT, he was 54 years old.

Garth was the second born to James “Spike” Grenz and Blythe “Cleo” Browning on November 20, 1963 in Miles City, MT.  He attended public schools there and graduated from Custer County High School in 1982. 

In 1983 he was married to Linda Kaye Schrock, soon after they had a daughter JaDee Lynn Grenz on June 24, 1983. Garth began working at the 4-B’s restaurant out of high school and continued for the next ten years, taking a short break to attend culinary school in Dickinson, ND. After college he also worked at the Airport Inn in Miles City, also helping to rebuild it when it burnt down in the 90’s. 

After the Airport Inn, Garth got a job as head chef at the Club 519 for the next 13 years, but was forced to end his culinary career due to health issues.

Garth enjoyed many things including fishing, hunting, playing pool, partying and spending time with his friends and family. He also loved playing the guitar.

Garth is preceded in death by his father; Spike Grenz, mother; Blythe Grenz, grandfather; Chris Grenz, grandmother; Rose Grenz, uncles Tom & Gardner Grenz and cousin; Paul Grenz. 

He is survived by his daughter JaDee Grenz, grandsons; Casey, Mason & Jayden Sparks all of Miles City, a brother Phillip Grenz of Nevada, two sisters; Jaime “M.M.” Grenz, Lisa Glandt of Cheyenne Wyoming, three nieces and one nephew and numerous friends.

Donations may be made to Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home towards a headstone located in Custer County Cemetery in Miles City.

A visitation will be held on Thursday, December 7, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, December 7, 2017 at 12:00 p.m. at Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home in Miles City.

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