Was born in Rossland on August 24, 1948 and passed away peacefully with his family by his side on April 4, 2014.
He is predeceased by his parents, Verna and Harold.
He is survived by his loving wife of 45 years, Joyce; his children Greg (Trinda) and Karalee (Robert); his grandchildren Kalsey, Amber, Duncan, Logan, Scott and Amber ; six great grandchildren; his sisters Anita (Doug) and Rosalie; his nephews and nieces.
Gary was an avid hockey player, musician and golfer. He was a member of the BC Old Time Fiddlers and a regular at the Kimberley Accordion Festival. He really enjoyed garage saling and camping with his family; especially playing music and singing at the campfire.
A Celebration of Gary’s life will be held on Friday, April 12, 2014 at 4:00pm at the Rossland Legion. You are also invited to leave a personal message of condolence by visiting the family’s register at www.myalternatives.ca
As an expression of sympathy, donations made in Gary’s name to the BC Cancer Society would be greatly appreciated.