Garry H. McLeary
Garry Hill McLeary, 58, of Prunedale, passed away Sunday, June 26, 2011 after a 10 month battle with cancer.
He graduated from John Burroughs High School in Burbank, CA in 1971, and shortly after joined the Navy Seabees and served for 22 years.
His memory will be carried through the many of hearts that he touched, not only in his family, but also within the Boy Scout community. It all started with Tiger Cubs with his son in Salinas, and through Boy Scouts in Prunedale and Aromas. His love and dedication for the Boy Scouts didn't stop there however, he has continued to work within the Boy Scout Community.
He is survived by the love of his life, Barbara, whom he married in 1972; their daughter, Kimberly Ringer (Kelly) of Pacific Grove; their son, Patrick McLeary (Jennifer) of Salinas; his granddaughter, Catalina Ringer; his father, George McLeary of Santa Clarita; his brother, George "Bill" McLeary (Donna) of San Fernando; and the numerous number of people who have been touched by his kind and generous heart.
A Celebration of Life Party will be held on Sunday, July 3, between 2 and 4 at the Prunedale Grange Hall. Family requests that in lieu of flowers, please donate to Boy Scouts of America, Monterey Bay Council.