Gary Theodore Meyer was born on April 1, 1948 in Fairbury, Ill. to Donald and Elise Meyer. He was raised on the family farm in Anchor, Ill. until he graduated from Utah State University with a degree in wildlife management.
Gary enjoyed living on the west coast where he met his wife, Sandy, in Mariposa. They married on September 2, 1990 and made their home in Midpines. Gary worked for Mariposa County along with other various jobs until he retired in 2008.
Gary is survived by his sister Donna (Brent) Mickelsen; his brother Phillip ( Janet) Meyer; stepdaughters Karen (Dave) Garcia and their children Josh and Kelsey, and Cathy (Mike) Garrett; as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins, friends, and longtime friend Jack Wurmnest. He was preceded in death by his wife Sandy, his parents, and his sister Carol Litzner.
Per Gary’s wishes, no services will be held.