He was employed as a shipping/receiving clerk for Riser Foods Inc. He served in the Ohio National Guard. Gary enjoyed boating and all types of music.
He was a member of Holy Martyrs Church, and Hudson-Wise Foundation Band and his interest with MTM Radio Club, Ham Radio – WB8RTR.
Gary will be missed by his wife, Judy (nee Broestl); daughter, Audra (Mark) Beers; grandchildren, Noah, Joshua, Addison; brother, Wayne (Ruth); and nephew, Wayne Jr.
Friends may join the family for visitation Thursday, August 14, 2014 from 4 to 8 P.M. at Carlson Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, 1642 Pearl Rd. (1/2 mile South of Rt. 303), Brunswick. Visitation also will be available one hour prior to the 11 A.M. Funeral Service on Friday, August 15, 2014 also in the funeral home. Burial will follow in Maple Hill Cemetery.
Online memorials at www.carlsonfuneralhomes.com also www.funerallocation.com