Gary M. EdemaOctober 20, 1964 ~ December 13, 2017 (age 53)
Gary M. Edema, of Hilliards, age 53, went to be with his Lord, Wednesday, December 13, 2017. He was preceded in death by his father, Gary J. Edema.
Gary will be lovingly remembered by his wife, Cheryl Edema (Kiel); his children Gary and Jenna Edema; his mother, Ruth (Nyssen) Edema; his sisters Nancy (Russ) Brown, Shari (Brian) Kammeraad, Susan (Steve) Lovell; Cheryl’s parents, Don and Louise Kiel; Cheryl’s siblings John and Ron Kiel; and his aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
Gary drove truck for SET Environmental, formerly Valley City, for 29 years. He was a dedicated, skilled, and safe driver. When he got home from work, he loved spending time with his Princess, Jenna.
Gary enjoyed working on tractors and tractor pulls, especially with his son, Gary. He loved being out in the country.
A time for relatives and friends to visit with Gary’s family will be held from 2 to 3:30 and 6 to 8 PM Friday, December 15, with a Vigil Prayer Service at 3:30 PM, at Kubiak-Cook Funeral Services in Dorr, 4330 18th St. Funeral services will be celebrated 11 AM Saturday, December 16, at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church, 1871 136th Ave. in Dorr. Family final viewing and prayers will be at the funeral home at 10 AM prior to the funeral at church. Father Christopher Derda will officiate. Interment will be at St. Stanislaus Cemetery.
In honor of Gary, contributions may be made to the family for final expenses.
The family welcomes memories and messages in their guestbook online at www.kubiakcook.com.
To the family to help with expenses.