Gary E. Nordby

April 12, 1953 - Nov. 7, 2008

Gary E. Nordby, 55, of Eagle, passed away Friday Nov. 7, 2008, at Waukesha Memorial Hospita. He was born April 12, 1953, in Milwaukee, the son of the late Harold and Betty Lou (nee Bohn) Nordby.

Gary was a member of the Eagle Lions Club, Palmyra American Legion Post No. 304, and St. Matthew Lutheran Church of Palmyra.

Gary is survived by his loving wife, Karen (nee Strothenke), whom he married Oct. 7, 1978, in Milwaukee; sons, Christopher and Brian, both of Eagle; granddaughter, Natalie; sisters, Susan (Robert) Rossow of West Bend, Karen (Glenn) Dreisow of Slinger, Heidi (Glenn) Arndt of Eagle and Holly (Jerald) Weninger of West Bend; and Gary is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.

A funeral service will be held at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 13, at St. Matthew Lutheran Church, 313 W. Main St., Palmyra, with the Rev. Steven Blyth officiating. There will be military honors at the church following the services. Visitation will be from 3 p.m. until the time of service Thursday at the church.

If desired, memorials to the family are appreciated, as they will be making a donation to the Waukesha Memorial Oncology Department in Gary’s name at a later date.

Mealy’s Funeral Home is assisting the family. For further information, please call 594-2442.