In Loving Memory Of
McGARY, Roy Eugene
October 19, 1920 - January 11, 2013
Roy passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on January 11th.
He was raised in Sacramento, graduated from Sacramento High, and worked at McClellan Air Force Base for 45 years. Roy met and married his only true love Catherine Evers McGary in 1943 while in the service.
He will be remembered as a loyal husband, great father, someone who could build/make anything, and a kind man with a good sense of humor.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 69 years, Catherine Evers McGary; their four children: Keith McGary (wife Cindy), John McGary (wife Debbie), William McGary, and Laura McGary Crone (husband Pete); their eleven grandchildren: Amy McGary, Emily McGary, Jesse McGary, James McGary, Dennis McGary, Sean Laney, Kristi Cousins, Ashley Crone, Natalie Crone, Stephen Sparks, and Tedra Sparks Georgeson; and seven great-grandchildren. He is also survived by four sisters-in-law (Eileen, Sharon, Marge, and Lorene) and two brothers-in-law (John and Ray), and numerous nieces and nephews and great-nieces and nephews. We will all miss Roy, but our special memories of him will live always in our hearts.
The funeral will be held at Sierra View Funeral Chapel, 6201 Fair Oaks Blvd., Carmichael, CA 95608 at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, January 18th. In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the
Published in The Sacramento Bee on Jan. 17, 2013