Guestbook for Gary Paul Countryman
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Dear Rose, Although we know words offer small comfort in your hour of sorrow, we do wish to express our sincere sympathy to you on the loss of your beloved husband. Sincerely, Lynn and Diane Hegy
From Lynn and Diane Hegy

6:09 pm - 10/24/18


So sad to hear my good friend and flying buddy has passed away. I have so many wonderful memories of Gary and will miss him greatly. May he rest in peace.
From John Engler

7:25 am - 10/22/18


To the Family of Gary, So sad to hear of the passing of Gary. Gary and I were High School class mates and grew up in the same neighborhood on the West Side. Gary and I spent many hours at his house house with his many hobby's. The one I recall the most was his interest in radios and how they worked and flying model airplanes. I recall the time a plane got away from us and it seamed like we chased it to Watertown before we caught it. After High School we sort of lost contact with each other I think as most of us do but in later years we did e-mail. Time has clouded the many memories that I know Gary and I had, maybe that is a good thing. Rest in peace Gary you will never be forgotten. Your Friend always, Charlie
From Charlie Halpin, Gouverneur, N.Y.

7:03 am - 10/22/18


Dear Countryman family...we are so sorry for your loss. God is kind and soon, the memories that make you sad, will make you smile. Sincere sympathy from MN.
From Siobhan & Al, Minneapolis, MN

9:56 am - 10/20/18


Rose and family -- Our deepest sympathies are with you. Gary will be missed by many, including ourselves. Flying model airplanes at Alice's. Lunch at Jacqlons, and laughing at all our bad jokes and sharing many family memories. There was and always will be -- only one Gary -- and he will be missed.
From Dennis & JoAnn Duckworth

8:52 pm - 10/19/18


Grandpa Gary was always so kind to me, and I will miss his chuckle and sense of humor. My favorite memory will always be when he shared chocolate with me at Dwayne's wedding to my mom, which my sisters and I ate with our white gloves on without being scolded. Grandpa Gary also introduced me to the Scottish games and I was intrigued with his bagpipe music. I will miss him and am so glad he was in my life.
From Tanya

12:35 pm - 10/19/18


Rose and family, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. I am glad that you will have so many happy memories of Gary. God be with you and bless you all.
From Jane Radloff

10:50 am - 10/19/18


Dearest Rose and family, I am so sorry for your lost. My favorite memory of your father was when he brought Rose to the. Temple bus at 1:00am and play the bagpipes waking the neighbors around the chapel and letting those on the other side of the veil that we were completely and more will be joining them. I always felt special when he did this. I believe it was a significant part of his testimony. Gary was a very special person.
From Patricia Belke--Becker

7:45 am - 10/19/18


Sad to hear of Gary's passing, remember well the many times he would stop by Kwik Trip and share his humor with all of us, remember his excitement when he mentioned he was going to learn to play bag pipes, even got to hear him play. He indeed will be missed, he wore his kilt with pride and looked good!!!! RIP.
From Paulette Johnson

4:19 am - 10/19/18


Rosemarie, you and your family have my deepest sympathy. Know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. I can not attend Friday's visitation but I'd just love visit with you and your family. Gary's obit described him as a real good fellow ! Don
From Don Sobotta

5:38 pm - 10/18/18


Gary was always a friend. Visits with him and his family made living in Holmen a treat. He is missed
From Marjie Smith

6:22 am - 10/18/18


God bless you Dad for the life you lived, the lessons you taught, the hearts and lives you have touched and for shaping me into the man I am today. Your laugh, smile and endless humor will be missed, until we meet again. Dwayne
From Dwayne A Countryman

11:19 am - 10/17/18