Gary Lee Honea, 67, of Grand Island passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, May 16, 2019.
A celebration of Gary’s life will be held at 10:30 a.m. on June 15 at First Christian Church, 2400 W. 14th St., Grand Island.
Gary was born in Corsicana, Texas, to Otis and Elwanda (Lee) Honea. He was a roofer in his younger years, he enjoyed traveling, western movies, fishing, flea markets, thrifting and being with his family.
Gary is survived by his loving wife, Alena Honea; her daughters, Dorothy (Cory) Dykhouse, Laura (Jason) Melkus, Anna (Robert) Falkenhagen; seven grandchildren; his daughter, Heather Dianne (Jeremy) Hoyt; son, David Bryan Lewis; sister, Diane (Brian) Schmidt; brothers, Jimmy Honea, Russel Honea, Wayne Honea, and Jerry Honea.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and brother, Ricky Honea.