Gary Lee Bird, 61, of Mesick, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018 at his home with his family by his side.
Gary was born on May 17, 1956, in Flint, to Cecil and Faye (Conway) Bird. He entered into marriage with the former Cheryl Gibbons in 1976. Gary enjoyed spending time outdoors going two-tracking and to different rivers. He spent his career working for the Kingsley Club Golf Course for 16 years. He will be greatly missed by his family.
Gary is survived by his wife of 41 years, Cheryl Bird, of Mesick; daughters, Lynn Bird, of Traverse City, and Chrissy Lamie, of Kingsley; grandchildren, Rick, Jasmine, Mathew and Ember; sisters, Donna M. (Les) Henderson, of Spring Lake, and Lorrie S. (Mark A.) Antcliff, of Norton Shores; and many other loving family members and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and a brother, Cecil F. Bird Jr.
A memorial luncheon will be held on Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018 from 1 p.m. until 3 p.m. at the Kingsley Sportsman's Club, 6095 Garfield Road, Kingsley, MI 49649.
Condolences and memories may be shared with the family online at www.Hitesman-Holdship.com.
The family is being served by the Hall-Holdship Funeral Home.
Published on January 17, 2018