Obituary for Gary L. Gannon
November 1st, 1954Passed Away:
March 19th, 2015
Saturday April 4th, 2015
1:00pm at Don Rea VFW Post #8846Directions to Don Rea VFW Post #8846
Gary L. Gannon of Muskegon was born on November 1, 1954 in Muskegon to the late LaVerne and Ellen Gannon, and passed away at home on March 19, 2015 under the loving care of his family and longtime companion, Kathy. Gary is survived by his children, Wayne, Scott, Vonda (Kevin) Ritz, and Corey Colon; seven grandchildren, Ashlee Ritz, Hunter Gannon, Kevin Ritz Jr., Wayne Gannon Jr., Riley Rull, Bella Robertson Colon, Autumn Ritz; five siblings, Elmer, Ernie (Wanneta), Glenn (Bonnie), Jim, and Marjie. Along with his parents he was preceded in death by three sisters, and four brothers. Gary was a veteran of the United States Army. He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting and camping and especially enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren. According to his wishes cremation has taken place and a Celebration of Live Gathering will be held at the VFW Don Rea Post #8846 at the corner of Dykstra and Witham in North Muskegon, on Saturday, April 4, 2015 from 1:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. with a Service of Remembrance starting at 1:00 p.m. with Pastor Jack Price officiating, followed with Military Honors. Memorial contributions may be directed to the family.