Gary Carlin Stephens
Gary Carlin Stephens

October 24, 1948 - March 8, 2019
Resided in Mt. Airy, MD

Obituary

Gary Carlin Stephens, 70, of Mt Airy, passed away on March 8, 2019 surrounded by his loving family. He was the loving husband of Betty Jane Stephens for 51 years. Born October 24, 1948 he was the devoted son of the late Robert Carl and Mary Louise Stephens. Gary loved animals of all types and the animals loved him. He enjoyed farming, gardening, and target shooting. His biggest joy was his grandchildren. He worked at National Geographic for 27 years, then at Pfoutz Stair Products, and finally at Tractor Supply.
In addition to his wife he is survived by his children; Robert Yancy Stephens and wife Donna, David Quincy Stephens and wife Amy, and Jessie Yates Stephens and wife Traci. Grandchildren; Joe and Matt Kiel, Gracie and Marshall Stephens, and Seth, Shane, and Hailey Stephens. Sister; Carol Ann Stephens of North Myrtle Beach, SC and several nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
A visitation will be held on Wednesday, March 13th from 1-2 PM at Resthaven Funeral Home, 9501 Catoctin Mountain Highway, Frederick where a Catholic Service will begin at 2 pm. Interment will follow in Resthaven Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Alley Cat Allies at www.alleycat.org. To sign the online guestbook and leave condolences go to www.resthaven.us.

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Visitation
Resthaven Funeral Services
9501 Catoctin Mtn Hwy
Frederick, MD US 21701
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Service
Resthaven Funeral Services
9501 Catoctin Mtn Hwy
Frederick, MD US 21701
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
2:00 PM
Burial
Resthaven Memorial Gardens
9501 Catoctin Mtn Hwy
Frederick, MD US 21701
Wednesday, March 13, 2019