Gary J. Whicker, age 71, of Mulberry Grove, IL passed away Saturday, October 5, 2019 at Barnes-Jewish Hospital. A memorial service will be held Thursday, October 10, 2019 at 5 PM at The Greenville First Christian Church. Burial will be in Mulberry Grove Cemetery at a later date. Friends may call after 3 PM at the Greenville First Christian Church. Memorial contributions are suggested to The Greenville First Christian Church.
Gary was born March 3, 1948 in Vandalia, IL to Carl and Adeline (Alderson) Whicker. He married Debbie Clark on July 29, 1989 in Greenville, IL. He is survived by his wife Debbie and a nephew Patrick Morrison. He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister Carol Ann Tompkins.
He grew up in Bluff City and Mulberry Grove and graduated from Mulberry Grove High School in 1966. He served in the U.S. Army and was stationed in Germany. After the service he farmed with his father and his uncle north of Mulberry Grove, IL.
Online condolences can be made at www.youngfh.net.