Gary C. Meade, 74, St. Joseph, Missouri died Sunday, February 2, 2014 at Heartland Regional Medical Center.
He was born February 14, 1939 to Harvey and Dora (Jacks) Meade in St. Joseph, Missouri.
He married Donna Jean Caton on December 25, 1959. She preceded him in death on August 2, 2006.
Gary proudly served in the United States Air Guard and retired from Mead Products after thirty-eight years.
He was also preceded in death by his parents; sister, Karen Marriott; and brother, Daryl Meade.
Survivors: children, Gary Lee Meade (Holly), Mark Meade (Brenda), Robyn Meade and Kim Holt (Darren); companion, Bonnie Thomas; eight grandchildren; fourteen great-grandchildren; sister, Carol McKinney (Ron); and brother, Terry Meade.
Care provided by Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Flowers are appreciated and for those wishing to make a contribution, the family requests they be made to American Cancer Society or Alzheimer’s Association.