Gary D. Christopher

  • "I sang in the Drake choir with Gary a hundred years ago,..."
  • "Dear cousin, you always had a great smile and infectious..."
    - Lori Christopher
  • "Mondo man, we will all miss you at Toyota! Thinking of you..."
    - Cindy
  • "Will miss running into Mondo at Dahls. :) I used to work..."
    - Donna
  • "Dear Mondo and Family, I had only met you in person a..."
    - Karen Donati

Gary D. Christopher

Des Moines

Gary Dean Christopher, 75, passed away on May 30, 2014 at his home. Gary was raised in Des Moines and graduated with a BA from Drake University in 1962. Following his education he served his Country in the US Army Reserves until his discharge in 1967. He then went back to school and received a Master of Arts degree from the University of Iowa in 1972. Gary spent many years as a sales representative for the H.J. Cole Company and from 1986 until his passing he worked for Toyota of Des Moines. Gary loved fishing, convertibles, the Iowa Hawkeyes and the St. Louis Cardinals. His memory will be cherished by his son Erik, his brother Lary and many friends.


Funeral Home
Merle Hay Funeral Home - Des Moines
4400 Merle Hay Road  Des Moines, IA 50310
(515) 278-4633
Funeral Home Details
Published in Des Moines Register on June 8, 2014
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