April 25th, 1941 –
June 27th, 2007
Gary passed away suddenly in Courtenay on Wednesday June 27th at the age of 66.
Gary will be greatly missed by his beloved wife, companion and best friend of 28 years, Eileen, his family Yvonne Henderson of Saratoga Beach, B.C., Paul and Susanne Henderson, Kyley, Stephen, James and Nicole of Dawson Creek, B.C., Jeanette and Dale Anderson, Kathryn, Karynn and Kristina of Sexsmith, Alberta, Gerald and Julie Hexspoor, Kimberlea, Karleigh of High Level, Alberta, Marie and Geoffrey Martin, David, Paul, and Taylor of Duncan, B.C.
Gary had just retired and was looking forward to working with the Coast Guard Auxiliary, building birds, and doing a lot of sailing.
Gary touched the lives of so many people and had a smile and a great story for everyone. He was a special man, he will be surely missed.
A Celebration of Life was held on Sunday, July 1st at Longlands Golf Course. Everyone left with a tear in their eye, a smile in their heart and great memories of a wonderful person.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association, Comox Valley Branch, P.O. Box 3256, Courtenay, BC V9N 5N4.
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