Gary Harvey Hughes, age 48, of Marcellus, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 10, 2011 at home. He was born in South Bend, IN. the son of Paul Harvey and Florence (Jones) Hughes.
Gary has been a long time resident of this area. He was raised in South Bend, IN. and before taking ill, he worked as a commercial and residential painter and electrician. Gary enjoyed fishing, camping, football, and loved spending time with his family.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
He leaves to cherish his memory, his wife, Charity Hughes, of Marcellus; three daughters, Courtney (Bruce Irwin) Hughes, Emily (Shane) Clark, and Sierra Datema; three sons, Cheyenne Datema, Kyle Hughes, and Michael (Amber King) Hughes; one sister, Sherry Riddell; eight grandchildren, Destiny, Damion, Mariah, Brittany, Korbin, Nathaniel, Brock, and Holden.
The family will receive friends from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2011 at the Hohner Funeral Home.
Funeral Services will be held 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2011 at the Hohner Funeral Home with Pastor Stan Dudka officiating.
Interment will be held in Marcellus Cemetery, Marcellus, MI.
Memorials may be donated to the Riverside Church Health Clinic. Envelopes available at the funeral home.