Shelbyville Daily Union


April 11, 2013

Gary L. Reedy

SHELBYVILLE, IL. — Gary L. Reedy


Gary L Reedy, 68, of Shelbyville passed away at 3:56 p.m. Tuesday (April 9, 2013) at his residence.

Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Saturday at the Lockart-Green Funeral Home, Shelbyville. Graveside service will follow at Glenwood Cemetery, Shelbyville with Gary Crowder officiating. Military rites will be by the Shelby County Honor Guard. Memorials may be made to the family.

He was born June 30, 1944 in Mattoon the son of Homer and Elizabeth (Austin) Reedy. He married Deanna Humphrey May 13, 1967 in Orange County, CA and she preceded him in death August 26, 1986.

He was formerly employed as a pipefitter at ADM and retired from the City of Shelbyville. He served in the US Marine Corp from 1963 to 1969 at the rank of Sergeant. He was a member of the American Legion, VFW, Moose Lodge and Masonic Lodge all in Shelbyville.

Surviving are his children, Jerry Reedy (Connie) of Chatham, Terry Reedy (Grace) of Elgin, Lena Reedy (Steve Watson) of Shelbyville, Keith Reedy (Rachel) of Cathedral City, CA and Kevin Reedy (Lyndsey) of Macon; brothers, Bob Reedy (Norma) of Shelbyville, Dewayne Reedy of Portland, OR and Jim Cooper of Mattoon; 11 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents and wife, Deanna.

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