George Martin “Mickey” Grimm


Funeral services for George Martin “Mickey” Grimm are scheduled for 11:00 A.M., Monday, April 15, 2019, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Umbarger with Father Grant Spinhirne officiating. A 2:00 P.M. service will be held in Amarillo on Monday, April 15, 2019, at Saint Paul United Methodist Church with Pastor Bill Ivins officiating. Burial and Military Rites will follow at Llano Cemetery. Mickey entered the Church Triumphant on April 10, 2019 in Amarillo.

Mickey was born July 1, 1927 in Amarillo to George Martin Grimm, SR and Anna Friemel Grimm.  He is survived by his wife of forty-eight years, Lee Grimm, of Amarillo.  Mickey is also survived by his brother, Don, his daughter, Shelly Grimm, son Ed Grimm, step-daughters Cindy Williamson, and Debbie Gnepper and her husband Larry.  In addition, Mickey is survived by his step-sons Larry Alexander and Mike Alexander, and his wife Karen, ten grandchildren and sixteen great grandchildren.

Mickey was a proud member of the United States Navy during the Second World War. Following the war, Mickey returned to Amarillo where he served for many years as the President of the Miller National Printing Company.  He and Lee were avid square dancers and taught Round Dancing for many years in Amarillo.  Mickey was a member of the Saint Paul United Methodist Church in Amarillo.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to the Saint Paul United Methodist Church in Amarillo.

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14 Replies to “George Martin “Mickey” Grimm”

    1. Joe,

      Thank you so much for the sincere condolences. He was more than just my father, he was my sounding board and mentor. I’ll be a little lost at times without his wisdom guiding me, especially in business matters.

      I appreciate your reaching out.

      Shelly and family

    1. Conrado,

      Thank you for your thoughtful words. I appreciate the prayers and well wishes. We will need those for the days and weeks to come.

      Shelly and family

  1. Lee and Family
    My sincere sympathy to you and all your family. I remember with so much pleasure all the fun we had dancing together. Great memories!!
    Mary Lou McGregor

  2. Lee & Family
    We know that Mickey is in a better place. Our wishes and our prayers are with you during this time of grief.

  3. My sincere condolences to Shelly, Matt, Ben and the entire Grimm family. Praying for all of you for peace and comfort during this difficult time. ❤️🙏 xoxo

    1. Joanne,

      Thank you for always being there during the most difficult times in my life, even when we are thousands of miles apart it feels like you are right here with me.


  4. Prayers for Shelly and the entire family during this sad time. May you each be showered with God’s love as you grieve the loss of Mickey.
    Hugs, Pris Greene

    1. Von,

      Thank you so much for your kind words and thoughtful condolences. I cannot tell you how much your reaching out means to me.


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