Gary W. Bazal, 61, Vining. died Monday, Nov. 21, 2011, at Mercy Hospital in Des Moines following a short illness. Services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 26, at the Hrabak Funeral Home in Belle Plaine by Pastor James Perry. Burial will be in National Cemetery, Vining. Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Gary was born on May 27, 1950, at Vinton, the son of George and Lillian (Nekola) Bazal.
He graduated from South Tama High School in 1968. He was employed at E & S Electric for 15 years and had lived in Newton and Cedar Rapids before returning to Vining in 2000. He served on the Vining City Council.
Gary W. Bazal
Gary liked to garden, Hawkeye football, traveling and enjoyed his grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Lillian Bazal.
He is survived by a son, Jared (Megan) Bazal, Newton; daughter, Jamie Bazal, Dubuque; sisters, Judy (Tom) Sawyer, Montour, Janice Bazal, Vining, Arlene Bazal, Cedar Rapids; brothers, George (Lovona) and Daryl (Barb) both of Vining, Lonnie (Kathy), Elberon, Rick (Pat, Newton; and grandchildren, Nicholas, Nathanial, William, and Piper.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.hrabakfuneralhome.com under obituaries.*