Gary J. Mesec, Sr.
- November 3, 2011
- Schenectady, New York
of Gary's Passing
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“What a wonderful, big hearted guy. He was unique, with a great sense of humor. We will miss you Bird.
1 of 14 | Posted by: Denny Dwyer - Ballston Lake, NY
“My deepest sympathy goes out to you and your family during this difficult time. Many thouhgts and prayers being sent your way.
2 of 14 | Posted by: Brenda Olsen - Tribes Hill, NY
“Words cannot even begin to express our sorrow, we send you peace and courage during your time of bareavment. Our hearts go out to your family in your...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Claudio and Jennifer Di Ianne - NY
“I was shocked to hear of Garys passing.. I worked with Gary at the GE..He always was quick to put a smile on any ones face he came in contact with.....Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Greg Lake - Saratoga Springs, NY
“I met Gary many years ago when he married my Sister Michelles best friend Marion. I was just maybe 8yrs old. I then went to Mont Pleasant High School...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: Dale Tucker - Schenectady, NY
“To all the family, friends and supporters sorry for your loss, Although I didn't know Gary as well as everyone else did, i know he was a really funny...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: Jaime Bray - schenectady, NY
“Gary was a man with a heart as big as he was...RIP my friend...Tom
7 of 14 | Posted by: Tom Fraumane - Broadalbin, NY
“Amanda I'm so sorry for your loss ,and your family as well. Stay strong sweetheart.
8 of 14 | Posted by: Amanda
“To all the Mesec family.
I'm so sorry to hear of Garys passing..
I just found out last night, and couldnt believe it....
as much as it hurts,...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Diane Marie Fowler - Middlebury, VT
“I am very sad to learn of Gary's passing. I hope to give you all a little comfort in knowing that Gary even at work was a funny guy and as selfless...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Kim "Albino" Lake - NY
“~You have always been a truly amazing man, always willing to do anything for anyone if they needed you. You're loved by so many and this was not...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: Michelle Moore - Scotia, NY
“To the Family & Friends Of GARY:...So sorry and SAD to hear of GARY'S Passing...May GOD Bless you ALL in the SAD times!...BiLL L.
12 of 14 | Posted by: BiG BiLL L. - Hagaman, NY
“pop-pee i love you so much words cant explain . you are my hero & i will never ever forget you. so many memories from barney to wow to old country...Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: your turkey baby<3 - albany, NY
“You will be very missed uncle gary. You were such a hard worker and tryed to make everyone smile. I know that you loved me and my mom in a special...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: Danielle brewer - schenectady, NY
Schenectady- Gary "Big Bird" Mesec Sr. 61, of Schenectady, died Thursday evening November 3, 2011 at Ellis Hospital after a short illness, with his loving family by his side.
Gary was born in Schenectady, son of the late Arthur L. and Marie Rising Mesec.
He worked 41 years at General Electric, in the Steam Turbine Department, from which he retired in 2010.
Survived by his son Gary J. Mesec Jr; step children, Robert Chaplin and Melissa Chaplin; brothers, Barry (Agnes) Mesec of Schenectady, Terry (Patricia) Mesec of Schenectady; sisters, Sherry (Geoff ) Moore of Scotia, Lynn Brewer of Schenectady; grandchildren, Haylee Mesec, Amanda Waterson, David Godlewski; Also survived by several nieces, nephews and beloved ex-wives, Ann Mesec and Marion Williams.
Relatives and friends are invited to meet at St. John the Evangelist Church on Monday at 11 AM for a Mass of Christian Burial.
Calling hours will be Sunday from 6 PM to 8 PM at the Jones Funeral Home, 1503 Union St., (at Mc Clellan St.), Schenectady.
Burial will be next to his parents in St. John the Baptist Cemetery, Schenectady.