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Gary Stiles

Gary R. Stiles

Saturday, December 28th, 1963 - Thursday, August 15th, 2019
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MASSENA – After a courageous battle with cancer, Gary R. Stiles, 55, of County Route 46, peacefully passed away Thursday afternoon, August 15, 2019 with his loving family by his side.

Gary was born December 28, 1963 in Potsdam, the son of Raymond A. and the late Lodine (Sherman) Stiles. He attended Madrid-Waddington Schools. On August 30, 2003, he married Susan E. Hemmig at their home with Rev. Eunice Tabor, officiating.

Throughout his life, Gary has always been working with vehicles. Previously working for Upstate Audio, Northern Music and Video, Seaway Timber Harvesting and most recently was a Motor Equipment Operator for the Town of Massena Highway Department. With his passion for antique cars, he was a member of numerous car clubs including, Massena Old Car Club and St. Lawrence – Adirondack Region Antique Automobile Club of America. He also found satisfaction in helping others that needed assistance.

Gary is survived by his wife, Sue; his father, Ray of Madrid; his children, Gary James (Keshon) Sharlow of Madrid; Nicole Stiles of Potsdam; and Paige Boudreaux of Knoxville, Tennessee; 7 grandchildren; his sisters, Susan (Ray) Wagner and Lisa and Clint Whiteford, all of Ohio; and many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins.

He was predeceased by mother, Lodine and his grandparents.

Friends may call Sunday 3-8:00 PM at the Donaldson Funeral Home, Massena, where his funeral service will be held Monday 11:00 AM. Burial will follow in Madrid Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made in his memory to the Potsdam Cancer Treatment Center or Roswell Park Cancer Center.
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  • Visitation

    Sunday, August 18th, 2019 | 3:00pm - 8:00pm
    Sunday, August 18th, 2019 3:00pm - 8:00pm
    Donaldson Funeral Home
    100 North Main Street
    MASSENA, NY 13662
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  • Service

    Monday, August 19th, 2019 | 11:00am
    Monday, August 19th, 2019 11:00am
    Donaldson Funeral Home
    100 North Main Street
    MASSENA, NY 13662
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  • Interment

    Madrid Cemetery
    Route 345
    MADRID, NY 13660
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Donations are being accepted for: FRIENDS OF THE ROSWELL PARKS INC.


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Scott Liz

Posted at 08:13am
Sue and Family - Our sincere sympathy for your loss. Liz, Scott, and families

Mike & Debbie Caskinette

Posted at 04:31pm
Sue, Ray and the Stiles Family,
So sorry to hear of Gary’s passing. Our deepest condolences to the Stiles family. Gary was such a good friend to everyone he knew. If something on a car didn’t work no matter what it was he could fix it. If it didn’t look good he could make it look better than new. Always the perfectionist with his work. I know that everyone who knew him has now got an empty space in their heart. Gary was the best. RIP my friend.

Kayla Cardinell

Posted at 12:19pm
May my condolences bring you comfort and may my prayers ease the pain of the loss of a great man.
Love, Kayla & Family.


Posted at 10:17pm
You may be gone but you'll never be forgotten,you will live on in all family,friends and others tht knew you,loved you...your in our hearts always/ all my 💕 Kimmy

Uncle Ray,Sue &Ray,Lisa & Clint and to all his grandkids,nieces,nephews,(great nieces,nephews) my condolences to all for your loss ,my thoughts & prayers are with you all and your all in my you all with all my 💕💕💕💕 love Kimmy & Robert (Farmer)

Francis and Patricia Badlam

Posted at 09:53pm
Sue ,Ray , and all Gary's loved ones, our hearts are heavy today with your loss and our loss as a dear life long friend.
We will miss him at the car shows and just visiting us at the house.. RIP you are in pain no more. We love you in life and we love you in death. We have such fond memories of you and you will never be forgotten. Every time i think of you i see your orange truck.

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