Born into Eternal Life on December 7th, 2021 at the age of 87, in Waterford, Wisconsin.
Born to William and Della (Schluessel) Blahnik on July 17, 1934 in Algoma, Wisconsin.
Gary was a University of Wisconsin – Madison graduate. After graduating, he met and married Genny and moved to the Milwaukee area and raised their family. Gary worked at Giddings & Lewis (formerly Kearney & Trecker) as an accountant. He and Genny enjoyed going out and traveling with family and friends. He will be dearly missed by all.
Loving husband of Genny (nee Mueller) of 63 years. Beloved father of Bruce (Sandi) and Lynn (Dave) Dugan. Proud grandfather of Steven (Emma), Michael (Cassandra), Meghan (Steve), Matt, and Michael (Abbey). Great-grandfather of Kimberly. Uncle to Jeff (Robin) Stoeger, Tom (Erin) Stoeger, Mark Stoeger and Bill (Jodi) Stoeger. Also survived by other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his son, Steven, his sister Bernadine & Karl Stoeger, brother-in-law Leonard &Theresa Mueller and brother-in-law Lyle “Butch” Mueller.
Visitation will be held on Monday, December 13th, 2021 at ST. JACOBI EV. LUTHERAN CHURCH, 8605 W. Forest Home Ave., from 10am until the funeral service at 11am. Interment Highland Memorial Park.
If so desired, memorials to St. Jacobi Ev. Lutheran Church appreciated.