WAUKESHA

Gary Lee Fordham
April 5, 1948 Dec. 18, 2016

Gary Lee Fordham, age 68, of Waukesha, passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 18, 2016, due to medical issues. Gary was born April 5, 1948, the son of Melvin and Susanna (nee Daily) Fordham in Waukesha.

He attended local schools. Gary worked as an investigator for Hupy and Abraham until his retirement in 2015.

He enjoyed summers, fishing, going to Canada, and to his cottage on Lake Petanwell.

Gary is survived by his daughter Stacy (Steve) Cieslewicz of Amherst, and his two grandchildren, Bradley and Stephanie Cieslewicz, also of Amherst. He is also survived by his sister, Sherry (nee Fordham) Butterfield of Fifield; nephew Gregory A. Brown of Cascade; and niece Tracey A. (James) Johnson of Clearwater, Fla.

Gary was preceded in death by his parents and an infant daughter, Kristi Lee.
A visitation will be held on Saturday, December 31, from 9:00 AM until the time of a service at 11:00 AM at at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 Bluemound Road (at highways J and JJ, four blocks south of Interstate 94), Waukesha. Private interment will be at Prairie Home Cemetery at a later date.

Church and Chapel Funeral Home of Waukesha is serving the family. For more information, call 262827-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary or leave condolences.