Gary Wayne McFarlane
June 15, 1951-April 6, 2009
Gary passed away after a resolute struggle with cancer, with his daughter Tammy, her mother Carol, and friend Mary Lynn by his side. He is also, survived by his father Bill and sister Donna, along with other numerous family members and friends including long-time special friend, Rhonda Figley. His mother Cathy and brothers Doug and baby Peter predeceased him.
Gary was born in Mission City, and moved with his family to Vernon in 1952. As a young adult Gary served in the Armed Forces and later worked at a variety of jobs that included construction and mill- work. Gary was known for being a kind; hard working individual who enjoyed many loyal friendships with others who also shared in his love of music, cars, and collecting. He was well known as being a Mr. Fix-it and for his creative ingenuity.
All are welcome to attend a memorial tribute to Gary at the Vernon Legion Meeting Room this Saturday April 11th at 1:00 p.m.