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Gary E. Koons October 13, 1940 - February 4, 2019

veteran funeral

Gary E. Koons of Williamsport passed away Monday, February 4, 2019
at home with his family. He and his wife the former Barbara Newcomer
were married on August 21, 1982 and celebrated 36 years together.
Gary was born on October 13, 1940 in Williamsport and was the son of
A. Eugene and Jean E. Thomas Koons.
He was a 1959 graduate from Williamsport High School. Gary served
his country in the U.S. Army. He worked for the former Alleghany
Airlines. He then worked for Schneider’s Valley Farms and was a union
steward until retirement in 2002. He was a member of First Church of
Christ (Disciples). Gary was an avid outdoors man enjoying kayaking,
hunting, fly fishing and archery.
Gary is survived by his wife; two daughters, Amy (Drew) Weiser of
Lewisburg, and Jessica (Brian) Weidler of Montoursville; ten
grandchildren, Miya Gillin, Sara Weidler, Jessie Weidler, Dylan Cohen,
Leif Weiser, Seamus Weiser, Eliora-Rae Weiser, Aiyana-Eva Weiser,
Isaiah-Clyde Weiser, Ophira-Lei Weiser. He was predeceased by a sister
Carol Shick.

A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, February 16, 2019 at First Church of Christ (Disciples), 1250 Almond St., Williamsport with Tammey Aichner officiating

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The family will provide flowers and suggest memorial contributions in Gary’s name be made to First Church of Christ (Disciples).