Gary K. Moose

September 12, 1939 - November 16, 2019

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Wednesday, November 20, 2019 1:30 PM Vernon Funeral Home


Visitation Tuesday, November 19, 2019 from 4:00 PM-7:00 PM at Vernon Funeral Home

Gary Keith. Moose, 80 of Cable, passed away, Saturday, November 16, 2019 in his home with his family by his side.
He was born September 12, 1939 the son of the late Glenn & Mildred (Baldry) Moose. Gary started worked at International Harvester in Canton, IL in 1964 to 1982. In 1985, he traveled to Greenland to work on the US Radar Station on the ice caps. He worked as a carpenter for 6 years, until he transferred to Navistar in 1988 in Springfield, OH, until March 2008.
In his free time, he worked on mowers and miscellaneous items. He enjoyed coon hunting, fishing and looking for arrowheads and just working outside. Most of all he loved spending time with his family and playing with his grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Gary is survived by his wife of 54 years Judy (Palmer) Moose; his children Tammy (Douglas) Horsley and Gary Moose Jr; his brothers John Moose and James Moose; his grandchildren Chelsea Moose (Kris) Scheiderer, Tyler Moose, Tasha Horsley; his great grandchildren Aubrey and Kris "Bubby" Scheiderer; as well as several nieces and nephews.
Gary is preceded in death by his parents, and his brothers Don Moose, Ted Moose, David Moose and Carl Moose.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 4-7 PM November 19, 2019 in the VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana, Ohio.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday November 20, 2019 at 1:30 PM in the funeral home with Pastor Mimi Ault officiating.
Burial will follow in Jenkins Chapel Cemetery, Cable
Memorial contributions may be made to the Cancer Association of Champaign County, P.O. Box 38125, Urbana, Ohio 43078.

Condolences may be made to the family at www.vernonfh.com


Rick Veith - Dec 6, 2019
Gary let me take my son owen on some of his most exciting fishing adventures ar his pond . He was a great man and very handy. Him sharing his pond for us locals really created many father son memories for us . God bless you moose. Thank you for being so kind.
Bonnie & Bob Young - Nov 19, 2019
Our sympathy goes to the Moose Family. Gary will be missed. He was a great and kind neighbor and friend. Love and prayers RIP
Sharon Hambrick Medical Assistant @ Dr. Filix's office - Nov 19, 2019
Sending our deepest condolences from Dr. Filix Kencanca's office. We all loved taking care of Gary.
Becky Faxon - Nov 18, 2019
Glad we got to see him when he was back for homecoming. Know you all will miss him. Thinking of of all.
Kathy and Rick Heller - Nov 17, 2019
Our thoughts and prayers are with you! We were saddened to hear of his passing. We hold fond memories of our Danner reunion days shared and family ties. With Love, The Heller Family
Steve & Connie Merrick - Nov 17, 2019
Judy, you have our deepest sympathies. Gary & my Dad, Rocky were always such good friends. Thinking of you all
JoEllen Doyle - Nov 17, 2019
Judy, so sorry for your loss. Deepest sympathies
Melanie Gutierrez - Nov 17, 2019
Aunt Judy, family, my heart is breaking for you. There will never be another like Gary. I wish I could be there for you all. Prayers for comfort to you all.

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