Gary L. Posey - 61

8/19/1953 - 10/10/2014

Oregon, IL

GARY LOUIS POSEY, 61, of Oregon died Thursday October 9, 2014 at KSB Hospital in Dixon. He was born August 20, 1953 in Mt. Morris, Il the son of Robert & Irene (Schmitz) Posey. Gary was raised from a young boy by Norm & Dorothy Posey following the death of his mother. All of them have preceded him in death. He formerly worked at Rockford Products for many years, and more recently as a worker in the construction, carpentry, and roofing trades. Gary enjoyed fishing, playing cards, and had a great sense of humor. Survivors include his wife, Letricia; daughter, Melissa (Kenny Speers) Posey; son, Jeremy Posey; a niece that he raised as his daughter, Sylvia King; grandchildren, Gavin, Elizabeth, & Rebecca Speers; sisters, Karen (Owen) Howard, Gayle Posey, and Karen (Craig) Schock; brothers, Rick (Linda) Posey, Norm (Holly) Hornung, Steve (Gloria) Posey, Sam (Carol) Powell, and Lee Guerra; and several nieces and nephews. He was also preceded in death by 3 brothers, one sister, and his father-in-law.
Funeral services will be held Monday October 13, 2014 at 4:00 PM in the Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home, 110 S. 7th St., Oregon. Visitation will be held Monday from 2:00 PM until time of service. In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to the family.


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