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Gary VanGuilder,66, died June 13 at home in Ottawa. He fought a brave battle against leukemia. A celebration of Life will be held on Friday, June 23rd at the American Legion in St. Peter Mn. from 2-5pm

Gary was born on February 27, 1951 to Walter and Marge VanGuilder. He graduated from St Peter High School. Gary served in the Navy and went to technical school to be a machinist. He retired from Mico in 2012. He married Deb (Siehndel) Holicky on Aug. 4th, 1989.

Gary loved his grand-kids, fishing, metal detecting, drinking beer & listening to 60's music.

Gary is survived by his wife, Deb. Daughter Shannon. Step children Rachael, Laura & Nathan (Sarah) Holicky. 6 Grandchildren & many nieces and nephews. Brothers Walt(Barb), Stan. Brothers and Sister's in law.

He was proceeded in death by his parents, in-laws Jerry and Ilene Siehndel. Brother in law Bill Zimmerman.

A Special thanks to the Andreas Cancer Center, all friends & relatives who supported us during this difficult time.
Published on June 15, 2017
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