Gary S Poffenbarger

Born: Sat., Jun. 30, 1934
Died: Sun., May 17, 2020

Graveside Service

1:30 PM Sat., May 23, 2020
Location: Union City Cemetery

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Gary S. Poffenbarger, 85, of Union City, Indiana passed away Sunday May 17, 2020 at his home surrounded by his loving family. Gary was born June 30, 1934 in Union City, Indiana to the late Leland S. & Helen Furby Poffenbarger. He worked for CSX Railroad for 30 yrs. as a signalman; was a member of the Church of Christ in Winchester, IN, he enjoyed fishing, visiting church members, spending time with his family and friends, but most of all delivering R.V.'s with his brother-in-law all over the country.
Gary is survived by his wife of 49 yrs. Wanita (Mock) Poffenbarger; 2 daughters, Amy Poffenbarger-Richmond, IN, Kelly (Jerry) King-Memphis, TN; 2 granddaughters, Amanda Poffenbarger, Allison Poffenbarger; 2 great grandsons, Jackson Wall, Mason Wall; sister-in-law, Janice (Dennis) Sides; 3 brother-in-laws, Norman Mock, Marvin (Bonnie) Mock, Francis (Janice) Mock; nieces and nephews also survive.
Preceded in death by his parents; son, Bradley Poffenbarger.
  Graveside Services will be held Saturday May 23, 2020 at 1:30 p.m. at Union City Cemetery with Robert "Bob" Moorman speaking. No Public calling hours due to Covid-19 Virus. Memorials may be given to Church of Christ in Winchester, Indiana.
  Online condolences may be expressed at

Charitable donations may be made in Gary's memory to the following organization:

National Osteoporosis Foundation
1232 22nd St. NW, Washington, DC 20037
Tel: 800 223 9994

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Becky Kuehl
   Posted Wed May 20, 2020
Kelly and Family:

I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your father. Praying for all of you.

Mike & Denise Wallace
   Posted Wed May 20, 2020
I'm so sorry for your loss. He will be missed, always enjoyed our talks. Prayers for you and your family.

Jay and Amy Smith
   Posted Wed May 20, 2020
Dear Wanita anf family,
We want to express our deepest sympathy for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Mike & Debbie Haviland
   Posted Wed May 20, 2020
Wanita, we're so sorry that we cannot be there for the service. In normal times we would be there. We have some wonderful memories of our time with you and Gary. We'll certainly cherish them the rest of our lives. Know that we are praying each day for your comfort during this trying time. Gary was a good Christian man, and we're sure he'll be well taken care of. No more suffering, no more pain. Praise The Lord.

Mike & Debbie Haviland

Wayne Atkinson
   Posted Wed May 20, 2020
Gary was one of tbe very best and devout christian man I have had the privilege to have known. He was also one of the truly best friends I have ever had. I look forward to seeing my good friend again some day.

Dale and Karla Mock
   Posted Wed May 20, 2020
Aunt Wanita and family our hearts are breaking for you now but rest assured Uncle Gary is happy and rejoicing with the Lord. We know we will see him again one day. You are in our thoughts and prayers, we love you all.

Phillip DeHaven
   Posted Thu May 21, 2020
We are very sorry to read of Gary's passing. He was a good man. Rest in peace Gary. We are praying for all of the family.

elizabeth bennett
   Posted Thu May 21, 2020
Dear amy, please accept my condolences to you and your family in the death of your father
rika's ma-in-law

Jessica Moore Noggle
   Posted Thu May 21, 2020
Kelly and Family,
I am sorry for your loss. I will be thinking of you during this difficult time. 💙🖤

Mike and Cheryl Warrell
   Posted Fri May 22, 2020
Sorry for your loss. I am remembering a lot of fun times with Puff on the railroad. Praying for the family.

Bob & Fran Myers
   Posted Sat May 23, 2020

Juanita, we are so sorry to hear about Gary passing. Please know that we are praying for you and family and wish we could be there with you to celebrate his life today.

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