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“I was so sorry to hear of about Gary. We worked together on a church committee many years ago and I remember his great ability to lead as well as...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Sallie Luther

“Dear Kara and Laura,We are deeply saddened by the news of Gary's passing. Indeed, we look back on his charming wit and contagious smile with fond...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Nagles

May his soul rest in peace “Gary had been someone I looked up to when I got into Real Estate in 1992. He conducted himself very professionally and enjoyed great respect among...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Sham Reddy - Dayton, OH

“Kara, I am sorry to hear about your dad. But, guess what, now he is flashing that smile all around Heaven!"O death, where is your victory? O death,...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Sharon G. Baker

“Heaven has a new star named Gary. May the cooperative spirit shine within to give you and your family strength. Praying for your family. ”
5 of 8 | Posted by: Cindy Denney

“I am so sorry for your loss. You are in our prayers.Lee Shambo ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: A friend

“Such a great person. Always smiling n had hugs n kisses for all. He will be missed. Gone but never forgotten. Marsha McKenzie ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Marsha mcKenzie - cleveland, TN

“I am so sad at Gary's passing, but I know that he is in a better place where there is no more pain or sorrow. He is in heaven having a great reunion...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Brenda Akins - Cleveland, TN

YAGLEY, Gary Wayne, 69, of Centerville, OH, surrounded by his family, joined his Savior Jesus Christ on November 24, 2016 after a courageous and hard-fought battle with cancer. Gary was born on July 21, 1947 in Detroit, MI. After graduating from Dearborn High School, he served in the United States Navy before graduating from Wright State University. Gary spent over 30 years serving as a Realtor/Broker in the Dayton area and blessed many organizations with his time and servant attitude. He was a member of Fairmont Presbyterian Church, Ta-Wa-Si Club and Sycamore Creek Country Club where he loved to golf. He will forever be remembered for his infectious smile, corny jokes, and his fierce love for family and friends. Gary is survived by wife Marsha; daughters, Kara (Jason) Baker and Laura (Scott) Hochstein; step-daughter, Jessica Copher; grandchildren, Emma Rose, Olivia Payton, Cooper Louis and Aubrey Rose, whom lovingly called him Ponta; sister-in-law, Linda Yagley, Debbie Akins-Deem and Gary Stephens (while technically cousins were more like siblings) and many loving cousins, nieces and nephews. He is also preceded in death by Donna, his wife of 40 years; parents, Gerald and Claudia Yagley; brothers, Gerald Jr. and James Yagley and in-laws William and Oliverose Apple. Visitation will be held from 4 pm to 7 pm on Monday, November 28, 2016 at Routsong Funeral Home, 2100 E. Stroop Rd, Kettering with a funeral service on Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at 10 am at Fairmont Presbyterian Church, 3705 Far Hills Ave., Kettering, OH. Burial will follow the funeral at David's Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to Hospice of Dayton, whom alongside his family, took such good care of Gary during his final days.

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