Gary worked with the WRDSB for many years, as well as enjoyed feeding the squirrels and passing the time by making wooden boats.
Beloved husband and best friend of Janice (nee Heimpel) married for 57 years. Loving Father of Tammy Kieswetter (Joe) and Scott Brown (Tina). Cherished & Loved Grandpa of Amanda Tobey (Craig), Cody Kieswetter (Taylor), Ashley Swart (Peter) and Brandon Kieswetter (Jennifer). Proud and Great Beeba of Peyton, Jase, Logan and Meadow Tobey and Cory Kieswetter.
He was predeceased by his mother, Edna and father, John. Also, his siblings, Lester Hass, Jack Hass, Earl Hass, and Joan Martin (Manny).
He will be sadly missed by many family, friends, colleagues and neighbours.
Cremation will take place. A Private Family Gathering will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or to Bark at the Moon (Dog Rescue) as expressions of sympathy.
Messages and condolences may be left for the family at www.tricitycremations.com or 519.772.1237. Please visit Gary's obituary notice on Facebook.