Gary passed away peacefully at home where he wanted to be on November 11, 2013.
He will be greatly missed by his loving wife Doris of 55 years. Also sons, Daniel of Calgary, Nathan (Janice Davidson) of Quesnel, daughter Michelle (Barry) Larsen of Maple Ridge, grandchildren; Natasha (Strath) Petri, Amanda (Duane) Lo, Joshua (Ashley) Larsen, Jeremy Larsen, great grandchildren Liam Petri, Kaleah Lo, relatives, mining, fishing and hunting friends.
Pre-deceased by parents; Austin and Anne Schock, brother; Kenneth, survived by Norman (Wendy) Schock.
Thank you to Dr. Mostowy and team at Kelowna General Hospital during his very lengthy stay. Also thank you to Dr. Bratty, Dr. MacDonald and staff at Shuswap Lake General Hospital for a long stay as well. A very special thank you to his Brother Knights of Columbus for all their kindness, support and prayers so very much appreciated.
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated by Father Andrew L’Heureux of Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, Chase on Saturday November 16, 2013.
Cremation was in the care of Bowers Funeral Service
Online Condolences can be sent through Gary’s obituary at www.bowersfuneralservice.com