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Gerald "Gary" Whitney

November 21, 1946 — October 3, 2019

Gerald "Gary" Whitney

Gerald Lynn Whitney passed away on October 3rd, 2019 in Worley, Idaho. “Gary” was born in 1946 to Ina Mae Whitney Callahan in Marshalltown, Iowa and is survived by his brothers Mike, Bob, Dave and John, sister Cat, daughter Angie, and “Dixie”, his beloved doe that frequented his property with her fawns year after year. Gary was a U.S. Air Force Veteran and National Guardsman, and enjoyed employment in several trades including auto-mechanic at Robideaux Motors and construction with Haskins Company. Most recently Gary had been a volunteer for Idaho Fish & Game and was one of the regular volunteers, he enjoyed the friendship of the other men when working at maintaining equipment, building bluebird nest boxes or helping with a fisheries project in the field. Gary enjoyed working with his hands, drawing plans for new projects, hunting, fishing, watching sports, and eating sushi.

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In lieu of flowers donations can be made to can be made out directly to: IDFG’s Wildlife Diversity Program
Mailing address: Idaho Dept. of Fish and Game, PO Box 25, Boise, ID  83707

Services will take place Saturday, October 12 at Post Falls Senior Center.
1215 East 3rd Avenue Post Falls, ID 83854

10:30 a.m. Doors Open
11:00-12:00 Light lunch and conversation
12:00-1:00 Open Sharing and Honor Guard Presentation
1:30 pm Conclusion of Program

The event will be informal; a celebration of life. NFL and MLB attire encouraged, in celebration of Gary’s love of sports.

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Saturday, October 12, 2019

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