William Henry Gary Jr. ,79, rural Toledo, died Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2012, at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City. Funeral service will be Monday, Jan. 30, at the United Methodist Church in Garwin. Visitation will be at the church from 2-6 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 29. Burial will be in Crystal Cemetery, rural Toledo.
He was born Nov. 21, 1932 on a farm north of Toledo, son of William H Sr. and Lola (Chally) Gary. He graduated from Toledo High School in 1950. He graduated from ISU, Ames and later entered as an officer in the United States Air Force serving during the Korean War.
On Aug. 7, 1960, he was united in marriage to Rebecca Olson.
William Henry Gary Jr.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, Becky, and a half brother, Bill. He is survived by two children, William (Melissa) Gary III of Hammond, WI and Carol (Jeff) Meyer of Toledo, four grandchildren and one sister Celia (Wayne) Mathern of Richmond, Va.
A memorial fund has been established.