Gary Dean Haldeman


Gary Dean Haldeman, 61, of Cedar Key, died Thursday, Oct.4, 2012 at Haven Hospice in Chiefland.
He was born in Phillipsburg, Pa, and later moved to Cedar Key after marrying Dottie Baker Haldeman.
He was a self-employed builder and later worked for Taylor Construction. He was actively involved in Boy Scouts and in church.
Survivors, in addition to his wife include children, Aaron (Polly) Haldeman, Marissa (Mark) DeHaven and Sarah (Jimbo) Keith; grandchildren, Zoe, Sadie, Micah, Maya, Max, Marina, Tyler, Adysan and Brynlee; five brothers and three sisters; many nieces and nephews and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Walter and Martha Haldeman and brothers, Walter and Clair.
Funeral services were Oct. 8 at the Cedar Key United Methodist Church.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Chiefland Haven Hospice 311 NE 9th Street, Chiefland, FL 32626.
Online condolences may be sent at
Arrangements were under the care of Hiers-Baxley Funeral Services, Chiefland.
Published in Cedar Key Beacon on Oct. 11, 2012