Gary Wesley McKinney passed away August 7, 2018 in the comfort of home. A memorial
service will be held Friday, August 10 at 1 pm at Friends Creek Campground followed by
a graveside service at Friends Creek Cemetery. Tanzyus-Logan is in charge of
arrangements.  Memorials may be made to Friends Creek Campground or National Brain
Tumor Association.

Gary was born in October of 1944 in Albuquerque, New Mexico to Elva Holman and
Jack W. Holman. Gary was adopted by his aunt and uncle Mabel and Harold McKinney.
Gary was raised on a farm and was a graduate of Argenta-Oreana High School. Gary was a
Vietnam veteran having served in the  US Army, 37th Signal Battalion. Gary was a senior
storehouseman at the Clinton Nuclear Power Plant, retiring in 2000. He loved camping,
tractors, and his chorkie, Amigo.

Gary is survived by his wife of fifty-two years, Marilyn; sons Mark (Rachael) McKinney
and Eric (Michelle) McKinney, and daughter Marleah McKinney; grandchildren: Sierra,
Raven, Jensyn, Hannah, Maya, Katie, and Jack. Gary was preceded in death by his son,

Please sign the family guestbook at
A Memorial Ceremony
Celebrating Gary's Life
Friday Afternoon, August 10, 2018
Beginning at 1:00 pm
Friends Creek Campground
13734 Friends Creek Park Road
Cisco, Illinois

Graveside Service and Burial
Friends Creek Cemetery
Cisco, Illinois

Friends Creek Campground
Make checks payable to MCC


National Brain Tumor Society
55 Chapel Street
Suite 200
Newton, Massachusetts  02458

Gary Wesley McKinney
1944 - 2018
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