Passed quietly surrounded by family on Tuesday, October 19, 2021, at the age of 60. Gary is survived by his loving wife Marsha, partner in life and in business. Loving father to Cody and Trevor (Alexis), loving son to Nan Hill and the late Grant Hill. Brother to Janice James (Glen) and Doug Hill (Tricia), as well as uncle to nephews and niece.
Gary Hill Auctions has been a staple of Durham Region for 40 years. As an auctioneer Gary was back to back Canadian Champion in 1995 and 1996, going on to place runner up in the world competition. He enjoyed volunteering his time to many charity auction events during his career, and was also known as one of the long time voices of the Uxbridge Fall Fair. Gary will be remembered for his ability to charm a crowd, his hard work ethic, and his honesty and integrity in the farming community.
A celebration of life will be held Sunday, November 14, 2021, at the Uxbridge Sales Barn, 720 Davis Dr., Uxbridge from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Ontario COVID-19 restrictions in effect at this time will apply. In lieu of flowers, charities and causes that are supported by the family are the Canadian Cancer Society
, Parkinson's Canada, and Oak Ridges Hospice of Durham.
Published by Durham Region News on Oct. 26, 2021.