Gary Mark Guy, 76, of rural Ashkum passed away on Thursday, September 26, 2019 at his home. He was born September 24, 1943 in Will County, the son of Hubert M. and Theodosia (Anderson) Guy and they preceded him in death.

He married Janet K. Sullivan on April 3, 1966 in Vallejo, CA and she survives. Also surviving are one son, Mark E. Guy of Normal; one daughter, Kathy L. (Brian) Guthrie of Tampa, FL; five grandchildren; a close friend, Brad (Sandi) Howe of Danforth; one brother, Hanley (Patty) Guy of Clifton; and sister-in-law, Carole (Joe) Benton of Felton, DE.

Gary was a UPS driver and farmer for 31 years. He served in the Air Force from 1961-1965 and was a member of the Masonic Lodge 32nd Degree in Watseka, American Legion in Ashkum, Shrine Valley of Danville, Mohamed Temple in Peoria, and Local 710 Teamsters. He was the happiest when farming and raising hogs. Gary enjoyed the outdoors and being with his family.

Cremation rites will be accorded by the Knapp Funeral Home in Clifton and a private memorial service will be held with burial of cremains in the Ashkum Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Shriners Hospitals.

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