Gary Dean Weir, 71, Maryville, Missouri, died on Wednesday, June 26, 2013, at Golden Living Center in Maryville.
Gary was born June 25, 1942, in Maryville, the son of the late Lloyd D."Bud" and Mary M. (Mitchell) Weir.
He was a graduate of Horace Mann High School, 1960. He had worked 24 years for the City of Maryville from 1980-2004 as Sextan of the city's cemetery, Oak Hill.
Gary was a United States Army Veteran, serving in the 82nd Airborne, being stationed at Fort Bragg from 1964-1966.
His memberships included the Tri-C American Legion Post # 464, Conception Jct., Missouri of which he had been a member for fifty five years, and the Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Surviving are four sons, Jeff Weir, Maitland, Missouri, Jason (Hillary) Weir, Leon, Iowa, Jeremy Weir, Saint Joseph, Missouri, Anthony "Tony" (fiance' Kelly) Weir, Savannah, Missouri; sisters, Joyce (Patrick) Gaa, Pflugerville, Texas, Mary K. (Marvin) Harr-Wiley, Maryville; eight grandchildren, Blaine, Willym, Tanner, Daniel, Morgan, Peyton, Spencer, Trevor; one great granddaughter, Kenzie; four nieces and nephews, Michelle, Kirk, Chad, and Audra.
Funeral services will be held at 10 AM, Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at the Price Funeral Home, Maryville where the family will receive friends from 5-7 PM, Monday, July 1. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery, Maryville, MO. with Military Honors conducted by Tri-C American Legion Post #464.
Memorial: Tri-C American Legion Post #464, Conception Junction, Missouri 64434.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.pricefuneralhomemaryville.com