Age 61, of Jackson, passed away Monday, September 10, 2018 at Henry Ford Allegiance Health. Born in Eaton Rapids, October 28, 1956; Gary graduated from Northwest High School where he worked for many years in the maintenance department. He was preceded in death by his parents, Jack Sr. and Patricia, as well as his brother, Jack Jr. Gary is survived by his brother, Steve; two sons, Derek (Ashley) and Zachary; grandchildren, Scarlette and Lincoln; very special Aunt Jeannie; as well as many nieces and nephews. Gary had a great love for animals and children; he was always willing to spend time entertaining them and could be found at family gatherings either outside or on the floor with them. He was considered the “fun” uncle by his nieces and nephews. Gary will be missed by both family and friends. Services for Gary will be private.