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Thomas Gary

March 4, 1941 ~ September 29, 2018 (age 77)

Thomas Robert Gary left this earth on Saturday, September 29, 2018. Born

March 4, 1941 to Marie and Thomas Eugene Gary.  Tom lived 77 years accomplishing so much. He was in the Air Force and after his service he dedicated his life to the aerospace industry working on several manned space missions including  Gemini, Apollo, the Space Station, the Space Shuttle and most recently the unmanned mission of Orion. Between the Air Force and NASA Tom lived in Germany, Africa, Bermuda, Antiqua just to mention a few.  Tom was also an avid sports watcher and animal lover.


He is survived by his wife Elizabeth Gary, son Jason Michael Gary and daughter Dana Marie Martinez. He has 3 grandsons Chance Michael Gary, Jason Michael Gary Jr. and Jackie Forrest Howton II, they all love and miss him immensely but know that he is no longer sick or in pain.


No service will be held at Toms request. However, donations can be made in his name to either American Diabetes Association or American Kidney Fund.


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