Gary Fortier (1940 - 2014)

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  • "Sarah and Craig our hearts are with you. We think of you..."
    - Delores Hall
  • "Uncle Gary, We will miss you and your sense of humor. We..."
    - Nicole Sanchez
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  • "It took awhile to reflect and write this. Gary, Sara &..."
    - Erica Marcroft
  • "Gary - I know those little guys will miss you! Us big kids..."
    - Stephanie Allen
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Gary Fortier
10/13/1940 - 7/5/2014

Gary Fortier passed away unexpectedly on July 5, 2014 in Spokane, Wash., with his family by his side.
He is survived by his wife Sara, son Craig, daughter in law (Lisa), and three grandchildren, as well as brothers Tab and Andre and their families.
He was preceded in death by his son Antony, his step father Arthur D. Hall, mother Lise' LeMons, father Froncel Fortier, brother Michael, and sister Michelle.
Gary was born on October 13, 1940, and raised in Los Angeles Calif. He joined the armed services becoming a paratrooper in the 101st Airborne Division. He spent over 40 years in the health care industry as a Surgical Technologist, most of which took place in Culver City and Auburn Calif. He was a private pilot, a scout leader, a joke teller, and a man of compassion who always made those around him smile. He retired to Spokane in 2010 and became a local sports enthusiast, and loved his days as a full time "Papa."
There will be a viewing on July 14, 2014 from 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p m. at Chapel of the Hills, and graveside services at the New Auburn Cemetery on July 15, 2014 at 1:00 p.m.
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Published in Gold Country Media Newspapers on July 13, 2014
Gary Craig Fortier
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Arrangements under the direction of:
Chapel of the Hills
1331 Lincoln Way | Auburn, CA 95603 | (530) 885-3773
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