Tuesday, May 15th, 2018
Mr. Gary Wayne Petit, age 57, passed away Monday, January 29, 2018.
He was born on July 1, 1960 in Akron, Ohio to William Petit and Bessie Davis Petit. Gary graduated from Southwest Local, Fort Recovery, Ohio.
Gary was a resident of Freeport, Florida with his wife, Marsha, for many years. He was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather. He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed coaching and volunteering in the youth sports programs in the Freeport community.
Gary was preceded in death by his father and mother, and his brother Ronald Petit.
Gary is survived by his loving wife of thirty years, Marsha P. Petit of Freeport, Florida; two sons, John Propps and wife Jenny of Niceville, Florida, and De'Andre Mathew; his daughter Renita Boyett and husband Tracy of Freeport, Florida; two brothers, Randy Petit and Betty Lawrence of Celina Ohio, and Russel Petit of Fort Walton Beach, Florida; three sisters, Cindy Remaklus of Alvo, Nebraska, Sandy Newsome of Pandora Ohio, and Linda Hart of Columbus Grove, Ohio; and three grandchildren, Bailey Propps, Shelby Propps, and Chase Boyett.
A celebration of Life Services was held Saturday, February 3, 2018 at Clary-Glenn Freeport Chapel Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Freeport Area Youth Sports Association, 560 Waterview Cove Drive, Freeport, Florida 32439.
You may go online to view obituaries, offer condolences and sign guest book at www.clary-glenn.com.
Gary will be laid to rest at St. Peter and Pauls' Catholic Cemetery, Doylestown Ohio on June 11th at 10:00 a.m. Father Robert Stein will be officiating.