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Gary Reynolds

Gary Reynolds
  • September 6, 1949 - January 5, 2018
  • Creve Coeur, Illinois

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CREVE COEUR ~ Gary L. Reynolds, 68, of Creve Coeur went to Jesus at 8:55 p.m. Friday January 5, 2018 at Rosewood Care Center in East Peoria, surrounded by family.

Born September 6, 1949 in Livingston, Tennessee to Hesper A. and Audrea S. (Smith) Reynolds. He was preceded in death by his father.

Surviving are his mother, Audrea S. Reynolds of Washington and brother Marlan (Nance) R. Reynolds of Creve Coeur.

Gary graduated from Vanderbilt University in 1971, with a degree in teaching. 

He worked at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago in mental health care capacity. He left there at his father’s request to take care of his parents in Creve Coeur.

Aside from caring for his parents, Gary loved to read and listen to classical music. He was a caring, helpful son, brother, uncle and friend.

His funeral will at 2 p.m. Thursday, January 11, 2018 at Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Creve Coeur. Pastor Steve Clason will officiate. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Burial will be at Lakeside Cemetery in Pekin.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, Central Illinois Chapter, 614 West Glen Avenue, Peoria, IL 61614 or the donor’s choice.

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