In memory of
Gary L. Plowman
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In memory of
Gary L. Plowman
Gary L. Plowman 1947—2018 Gary L. Plowman, 70, of Freeport, IL, passed away at home on Thursday, August 30, 2018. He was born December 10, 1947; the son of the late Robert and Dorothy (McAuliffe) Plowman and special parents, Clarence and Lois McIlvanie. He was a 1966 graduate of Aquin High School in Freeport. Gary married Sandra Fry on April 3, 1971. Gary served in the Army from 1967-1969. He retired from Nicor Gas in 2003, after 33 years. Gary loved the outdoors; camping, hunting, and fishing, especially when he was with his family. He could fix anything and was a great woodworker. He also had a passion for restoring old muscle cars. He is survived by his wife, Sandy Plowman of Freeport; sons, Kenny (Lynne), Mark (Sherrie), and Joel, all of Freeport; grandchildren, Jalen, Kyla, Grant, Drake, and Ayanna; special brothers, Steve (Marilee) McIlvanie, Tim McIlvanie, and Mike (Patti) McIlvanie; and cousins, Linda and Marilyn. He is also survived by his sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Margie (Ronnie) Brown. Numerous nephews and nieces were also a part of Gary's life. He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Dorothy; special parents, Clarence and Lois McIlvanie; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Stanley and Ardale Fry; brother-in-law, Duane Fry; and cousin, Scott McIlvanie. A visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, September 4th, at Walker Mortuary in Freeport. The funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, September 5th, at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Freeport, with visitation beginning at 9:30 a.m. Interment will take place at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens in Freeport. A memorial fund has been established in his name. Condolences may be shared at www.walkermortuary.com .
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In memory of
Gary L. Plowman
Gary L. Plowman 1947—2018 Gary L. Plowman, 70, of Freeport, IL, passed away at home on Thursday, August 30, 2018. He was born December 10, 1947; the son of the late Robert and Dorothy (McAuliffe) Plowman and special parents, Clarence and Lois McIlvanie. He was a 1966 graduate of Aquin High School in Freeport. Gary married Sandra Fry on April 3, 1971. Gary served in the Army from 1967-1969. He retired from Nicor Gas in 2003, after 33 years. Gary loved the outdoors; camping, hunting, and fishing, especially when he was with his family. He could fix anything and was a great woodworker. He also had a passion for restoring old muscle cars. He is survived by his wife, Sandy Plowman of Freeport; sons, Kenny (Lynne), Mark (Sherrie), and Joel, all of Freeport; grandchildren, Jalen, Kyla, Grant, Drake, and Ayanna; special brothers, Steve (Marilee) McIlvanie, Tim McIlvanie, and Mike (Patti) McIlvanie; and cousins, Linda and Marilyn. He is also survived by his sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Margie (Ronnie) Brown. Numerous nephews and nieces were also a part of Gary's life. He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Dorothy; special parents, Clarence and Lois McIlvanie; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Stanley and Ardale Fry; brother-in-law, Duane Fry; and cousin, Scott McIlvanie. A visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, September 4th, at Walker Mortuary in Freeport. The funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, September 5th, at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Freeport, with visitation beginning at 9:30 a.m. Interment will take place at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens in Freeport. A memorial fund has been established in his name. Condolences may be shared at www.walkermortuary.com .
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