Gary L. Stine, 76, 0f Wooster went to be with the Lord on Saturday, January 11, 2014. He was born July 16, 1937 in Apple Creek, Ohio the son of Leroy and Beulah M. Johnson Stine. He was united in marriage to Donna E. Badger on Aug. 6, 1955.
Gary served in the United States Air force from 1955 to 1958. His love of flying his own personal air crafts was his favorite past time. He was an electrician for Kail & Leggett before starting his own business Stine Electric Co. Gary liked to go deer hunting in New York. When he wasn t flying you could find him at the Wayne County Fair showing his Belgian Horses, or at the horse sales. He also enjoyed spending time at his farm in Protem MO, where he enjoyed fishing on Bull Shoals Lake.
He was a lifetime member of the EAA Aircraft Club. A lifetime member of the Fredericksburg American Legion, a member of Protem Community Church in MO., a lifetime member of the Registered Belgian Association and a lifetime member of Electricians Local 540 IBEW.
Gary is survived by his wife: Donna E. Badger Stine. Sisters: Judy Stine and Mary Lou Orr. His Children: Karen (Mark Kopchak) Lowe, Karey ( Subrena Daugherty) Stine, and Kristy (Jay) Leiser. Grandchildren: Shannen (Jason Cottrell) Lowe, Kylie (Kevin Holcombe) Lowe, Colton (Emily Rutt) Lowe, Shenea (Keith) Holcombe, Sean (Teleca Purdy) Massie, Shane (Tori Clark) Leiser, Scotty Leiser, Zeb Ellis, Kody (Amber Moreno) Stine, and Erica Daugherty. Great Grandchildren: Noah Cottrell, Shaylie Flickinger, Kole Massie, Maddox Stine, Khayden Stine, Braylon Stine, Zoey Cool and Zander Cool. And a special friend Jon Massie.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother in law Bill Willy Orr.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 A.M. Wednesday January 15, 2014 at the McIntire, Bradham & sleek Funeral Home 216 E. Larwill St. Wooster, Ohio 44691 with Harley Snode officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 2-4 and 6-8 pm on Tuesday January 14, 2014.
Online condolences may be posted at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com
11:00 A.M. Wednesday January 15, 2014 at the funeral home
Tuesday, January 14, 2014 from 2-4 & 6-8 at the funeral home