- November 15, 1951 - March 25, 2015
- Zanesville, Ohio
of Gary's Passing
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Gary L. Colley , 63 of Zanesville died at 11:00 AM Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at the Genesis Good Samaritan Hospital following a short battle with cancer.
He was born on November 15, 1951 in Mt. Vernon the son of Billy R. Colley and Wanda (Bates) Colley Huffman.
Gary was a member of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, had been employed for Brockway Mould for 18 years and then Anchor Glass Containers since 1988. He enjoyed classic rock music & was a drummer for several local bands, including Foxfire, Anthology, Showdown and Borderline. Gary was an avid Ohio State Buckeyes & Dallas Cowboys fan.
He is survived by his wife, Lucinda L. (Claypool) Colley of the home, a son Joshua M. (Ashley) Colley of Zanesville; four grandchildren, Darian, Brayden, Madison & Austen Colley; two brothers, Aaron Huffman and Allen (Tammy) Huffman. Gary was preceded in death by his parents and a brother Bill Colley.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 6 pm on Monday, March 30, 2015 at the Bryan & Hardwick Funeral Home with memorial services at 6:00 PM with Pastor Mark Matzke officiating.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Dr. Nick A. & Nancy R. Sarap Cancer Care Center, Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church or the American Cancer Society.
The Bryan & Hardwick Funeral Home, 2318 Maple Ave. Zanesville is in charge of the arrangements. To share memories and condolences with Gary's family please click on the Tribute Wall link at top of page.