A funeral mass will be held Saturday, September 2, 2023 for 67-year-old Gary Charles Clements of Perryville, Missouri who passed away Wednesday, August 23, 2023 at his residence.
He was born January 2, 1956 in Perryville to Kellie Louis and Mary Theresa (Meyer) Clements who both preceded him in death.
He is survived by two sisters: Ruth (Don) Brown of Patton, Mo., and Donna (H. Kent) Skelton of Perryville; three nephews: Joseph (Gretchen) Brown of Jackson, Mo., Patrick (Samantha) Brown of Biehle, Mo., and Matthew (Amanda) Skelton of Fredericktown, Mo.; two nieces: Sister Mary George Brown, FSGM of Champaign, Ill., and Stacy (Cory) Baker of Villa Ridge, Mo.; grand-niece and grand-nephews: Gabriel and Peyton Brown, William, Nolan, Avery, and Landon Brown and Linley and Remington Baker.
He was a contractor and owner of Gary Clements Construction.
He was a skilled craftsman and helped everybody in need.
Gary was also an avid hunter, making several trips to Wyoming and Colorado, in search of the Big Buck, Bull Elk, or Big Antelope.
He was raised on the family farm and will be missed by his special buddy, Piper the Beagle, and Ruby, the neighbor’s blood hound, who frequented for bacon treats.
He was a member of St. Maurus Catholic Church in Biehle.
Visitation will be 8-10:30 a.m. Saturday, September 2, 2023 at the Ford & Young Funeral Home in Perryville.
A funeral mass for 67-year-old Gary Charles Clements of Perryville will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, September 2, 2023 at St. Maurus Catholic Church in Biehle with the Fr. Michael Benz officiating.
Burial will follow at the St. Maurus Catholic Cemetery in Biehle.
Memorial contributions may be given towards family use or to St. Maurus Catholic Church in Biehle.
Online condolences may be made at www.fordandyoungfuneralhome.com