Gary L. Critten 69 of Gallatin passed away Saturday September 15, 2012 at the Daviess County Nursing & Rehab. Services will be held at 1:00pm Monday September 17th at McWilliams Funeral Home in Gallatin. Visitation will be 6-8pm Sunday evening where friends may call after 12 noon. Burial will be at the Centenary Cemetery east of Gallatin. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice Advantage of Gallatin or Daviess County Nursing & Rehab of Gallatin.
Gary was born November 19, 1942 to Daniel Lutallus and Velma Irene (Foster) Critten in Gallatin, MO where he graduated from Gallatin High School in 1961. After graduation Gary moved to Kansas City and started working at General Motors Corporation at the Fairfax Assembly Plant as a design consultant. He retired in 1999 after 38 years of dedicated service to the company. After retirement he moved back to the farm near Gallatin and was able to fulfill his true passion for agriculture, especially farming; helping in any capacity that he could.
Gary was preceded in death by his parents.
Gary is survived by his brothers; Danny (Karen) Critten of Gallatin and Dean (Yvette) Critten of Edinburg, TX, niece, Cindy (Jimmy) O’Rourke, nephew, Eric Critten both of Gallatin, and a host of other family members and friends.