Gary L. Couch Sr., age 70, of Tawas City passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012 at St. Mary's Hospital in Saginaw due to a battle with cancer.
Gary was born Dec. 16, 1941 to Martin and Evelyn (Couch) Scott. in Flint. Gary attended LakeVille High School and worked as a construction worker before going to Buick. He retired from Buick Motor Division on Nov. 1, 2004.
Gary enjoyed fishing, woodworking and cutting wood for the winter.
Gary is survived by his wife of 42 years, Muriel Faye; son, Martin of Quito, Ecuador; and daughter, Christina (Tony) Cole of Flint. Also, he leaves his mother, Evelyn Scott, and sister, Sandra Renton of Tucson, Ariz.; and grandchildren, Martin Jr., Nicholas, Mathew, CJ, Zach and Mikayla. He dearly loved his "kids," Max and Molly.
He was preceded in death by his step-father, Martin Scott Sr.; brother, Martin T. Scott Jr.; and son, Gary L. Couch Jr.
Per his wishes, cremation has taken place and no service will be held. Donations are suggested to the
Published in Iosco County News-Herald from Nov. 8 to Nov. 20, 2012