Gary Gier

Gary J. Gier

1948 - 2024

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Gary J. Gier, 76, of Eden, NY passed unexpectedly on March 20, 2024. Devoted husband of Kathryn (nee Wittmeyer) Gier; cherished father of Karen Hensen and the late Gary (Kristen) Gier; treasured grandpa of Brooke & Paige Hensen and Kyla Gier; loving brother of Mary Jane Gier, the late Maynard (late Pat) Gier, the late Judy Cheman,  late Nancy (Buster)  Ranic, Rosemary (Dick) Ellis, Rita (late Jerry) Penn, Joe (Nancy) and Thomas (Jennifer) Gier. Gary is also survived by many nieces, nephews, in-laws, cousins and dear friends. He was predeceased by his parents Maynard and Mary (nee Weber) Gier. Gary served in the U. S. Army from 1968-70 (SPC 4) in the 101st Airborne, combat infantryman during the Vietnam War. He was a member of the American Legion Post # 527 and the VFW post # 1419. He worked at Jim Ball GMC in Orchard Park as a mechanic retiring in 2009. A job he did for over 42 years as was known for being a trustworthy & honest auto mechanic. Friends may call at the Donald M. Demmerley Funeral Home, 21 Pierce Ave. Hamburg, NY on Friday , May 17th from 2- 7 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Mary’s Oratory RC Church, 8175 E. Eden Rd. Eden, NY on Saturday, May 18th at 10 AM. Interment will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery. Please share online condolences at

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Calling Hours

2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Friday, May 17, 2024
Donald M. Demmerley Funeral Home
21 Pierce Avenue
Hamburg, New York, United States
(716) 649-1366

Mass of Christian Burial

10:00 am
Saturday, May 18, 2024
St. Mary's Church
8175 East Eden Rd
East Eden, New York, United States


11:00 am
Saturday, May 18, 2024
St Mary's Cemetery
E. Eden Rd.
Eden, New York, United States
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