Gary was a member of the Air Force and United States Postal Service before he was affected by disability.
He demonstrated extreme dedication to his service and job, showing his productivity and positively affecting all those he worked with.
Gary was a beloved father who, despite disability, exemplified exceptional love to his children; and beyond that, all those whom he encountered.
Gary was a longtime resident of Spokane WA and is survived by two brothers, Tom and Loren, a sister Janie, his daughter Angilee, and his son Parker.
He is preceded in death by one brother, Larry Austin.
Gary’s service will occur at 11:15 AM at the VA Cemetery on Monday October 28.
Friends and family of the deceased are welcome to attend.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the American Cancer Society.
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