Gary L. Church, 59, of Paradise and formerly of Kirkwood, entered into Heaven on Friday, April 12, 2019.
He was the husband of Robin Whiteside Church.
Born December 31, 1959, Gary was the son of Edgar L. and Blanche G. Metzler Church.
Surviving beside his wife Robin are 4 sons, Ryan and his wife Stephanie, Jason, Simon and his wife Tori, Patrick and his wife Courtney; and 8 grandchildren; two brothers, Greg and Jeffrey.
He was preceded in death by a sister Cynthia Galgon.
Gary enjoyed carving ducks, woodworking and for years designed and made crafts for their Christmas family project for almost 20 years. His family also enjoyed the heirloom pieces he made including farm tables and benches.