Gary passed away after a lengthy illness on August 7, 2023 at his home in Ottawa, ON surrounded by his family. He was predeceased by his parents Olive and Hector, sister Tracy and previous wife Josee. He is survived by his beloved wife Daphne; his children Adam, Isabelle (Max), Elizabeth (Everest), Klodell, Ryan (Agatha), Andrew (Desiree), Amanda and Beth (Ryan). He will always be cherished by his siblings Tessie (Harry), Bobby (Cammy) and Debbie (Lorenzo). He leaved behind his grandchildren Logan, Olivia, Wyatt, Tyler, Skyla and Evander, many nieces and nephews and his first wife France. In keeping with Gary’s wishes, cremation has taken place with no service planned. In lieu of flowers, donations to Childhood Cancer Canada would be appreciated.