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Gary Eugene Nowland

August 12, 1955 ~ August 17, 2023 (age 68) 68 Years Old


Marion, Michigan - Gary Eugene Nowland, at age 68, of Marion, Michigan entered the Kingdom of Heaven on Thursday, August 17, 2023.

Gary was all about family and spent 49 1/2 years with his wife, JoAnn. He was a loving and devoted husband to JoAnn, and dad to his children, Jamie Nowland, Cynthia Smith (Dan Hose), Amber (Jerry) Melvin, Amanda Nowland, and Gari (Josh) Mead. Over the years, Gary was blessed with 13 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren. 

Gary enjoyed spending time outdoors, playing sports, hunting. laughing and hanging around with siblings and in-laws.

A Memorial Gathering will be held on Sunday, August 20, 2023 from 2 p.m. until 5 p.m. at Fosnaught-Holdship Funeral Home.

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Memorial Gathering
August 20, 2023

2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Fosnaught-Holdship Funeral Home
406 East main Street
Marion, MI 49665


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