Age 78 of White Bear Lake passed away on November 29, 2019 surrounded by family and friends. Gary was a proud veteran of the Air Force and Marine Corps.
Gary is preceded in death by his wife, Connie; and beloved dog, York.
He is survived by sons, Bart Mathew (Sara) Straubel-Eyler, Bert Arthur (Kris), Bret Benjamin (Cathy), Brad Thomas (Heather); grandchildren, Kelsey Straubel, Brian, Jessica, Grady, Gunnar, Ethan, Beau, Annika; great-grandchildren, Jackson, Ainsely, Kennedy; sister, Kay Syverson; niece, Debbie Hapka; girlfriend, Gail Casey; and many more family and friends.
Memorial Service 11AM Saturday, January 18th at First United Methodist Church, 813 W Myrtle St, Stillwater, with visitation beginning one hour prior. A Celebration of Gary’s Life 2PM Saturday, January 18th at Manitou Grill, 2171 4th St, White Bear Lake. In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to the Neuroscience Center Research Campaign at Regions Hospital. www.healthpartners.com/hospitals/regions/about/foundation/give-now/
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Regions Hospital Foundation
640 Jackson St Stop 11202C, St. Paul MN 55101-2502
Web: http://www.healthpartners.com/hospitals/regions/about/foundation/give- now/