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Garry Allen Gast

Mr. Garry Allen Gast, age 74, of Madison, Indiana entered this life on May 17, 1946 in Maysville, Kentucky. He was the son of the late Charles Hubert and Regina Dolores Sexton Gast. He was a 1963 graduate of Milford High School and was raised there and in the Osgood community. He was united in marriage to Regina “Claire” Sanchez on April 24, 1996. He was a loving father to a son, Butch and a daughter, Melissa. He worked as a machinist at Reliance Electric in Madison, Indiana for 39 years, retiring on June 29, 2007. He enjoyed hunting, collecting guns, target practice and shooting clay pigeons and had one national award with his skills. Garry was a member of North Madison Christian Church and studied his Bible daily. Garry died on Saturday, January 16, 2021, at 9:29 p.m. on arrival at the King’s Daughters’ Hospital Emergency Room in Madison, Indiana.


Garry will be missed by his loving wife of 24 years, Regina “Claire” Sanchez Gast of Madison, Indiana; his son Charles “Butch” Gast and his wife Carrie of Elizabethtown, Indiana; his daughter Melissa “Missy” Jean Gast of Friendship, Indiana; his step son Michael John Wing, serving in the United States Navy in Japan; his mother-in-law, Patricia Sanchez and her companion, Richard Lavato of Las Lunas, New Mexico; his sister-in-laws, Lisa Chavez and her husband, Marty of Las Lunas, New Mexico, Rebecca Sanchez of Belen, New Mexico; his grandchildren, Whitney Bond (Tyler), Megan Langerich (Derek), Jacob Gast (Lindsey), Jordan Gast, Braden Gast and Casi Gast; his great grandchildren, Hailey, Cason, Lilly, Oaklen, Huxon and River; his aunts, Patti Frantz and her husband, Dave of Vero Beach, Florida and Peggy Hancock of Norfolk, Virginia; several nieces nephews and other relatives. He was preceded in death by his father, Charles Hubert Gast, died December 14, 1967, his mother, Regina Dolores Sexton Gast, died December 21, 1973, his brother, Larry Gast, died June 6, 1950 and his sister, Leslie Jean Gast, died October 9, 2009.


Funeral services will be conducted on Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. by Brother Robby King and Bro. Bob Hicks at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, 325 Demaree Drive in Madison, Indiana. Interment will follow in the Marble Corner Cemetery in Madison, Indiana. Friends may visit from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, 325 Demaree Drive in Madison, Indiana. Memorial contributions may be made to the Garry Gast Remembrance Fund. Cards are available at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centres of Madison and Hanover. Online condolences, remembrances and memorials can be left at www.morgan-nay.com.