McLellan, Gary R.
Gary R. McLellan, age 59 of 5331 Richland Heights Court, Town of Grand Rapids, WI, died Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at Ministry St. Joseph's Hospital in Marshfield, WI., after a courageous battle with prostate cancer.
Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday at Saints Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Wisconsin Rapids. Rev. James Altman will officiate, burial will be in Calvary Cemetery. Visitation will be held at Ritchay Funeral Home in Wisconsin Rapids on Friday from 4:00 to 7:00 PM, and at the Church on Saturday from 10:00 to 11:00 AM. There will be a Knights of Columbus Rosary held at 6:30 PM Friday at the Funeral Home.
Gary was born December 20, 1952 in Wisconsin Rapids to Daniel and Beatrice (Zombkowski) McLellan. He married Ann Denk on July 28, 1973 at St. Francis Catholic Church in Necedah, WI. He was employed as a Finance Manager Accountant for Minute Management in Hustler, WI.
Gary was a member of the Knights of Columbus Monsignor Redding Council #1558, was a past clerk, treasurer and library board member for the Village of Necedah. He was a master gardener, enjoyed making stained glass, and loved learning and going to school.
He is survived by his wife, Ann; four children, Kimberly (Anthony) Zielinski of Cincinnati, OH, Christine (Christopher) Lauzon of Alliston, Ontario Canada, Melissa McLellan of Waukesha, WI and Michael McLellan of Wisconsin Rapids, WI; three grandchildren; Kathleen and Aaron Zielinski and Lucas Lauzon, mother Beatrice McLellan of Wisconsin Rapids and one brother Eugene (Lisa) McLellan of the Town of Rome, WI.
Gary was preceded in death by his father Daniel and his grandparents.