Grogan, Gary Gene 64 of Waukegan went home to be with his Lord and savior on Tuesday, December 4, 2012 after a courageous battle with cancer. Gary was born September 9, 1948 in Waukegan and married Denise Hull on September 30, 1972 in Lake Bluff. Together with Denise, he had just celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary. He was a carpenter by trade and loved to golf, hunt, fish and spend time with his grandchildren and pets. Survivors include his wife, Denise; two sons, Gary (Jini) of Trevor, WI and Tim (Shirley) Grogan of Pleasant Prairie, WI; his mother, Cynthia Maier of Libertyville; 11 grandchildren, Kyle, Alex, Torin, Nolan, Nathan, Trinity, Jacob and Megan Grogan, Calvin, Kevin and Steven Perez; three brothers, Leo (April) of Virginia, Larry (Theresa) of Park City and Greg Grogan of Missouri and one sister, Dawn (R.J.) Larsen of Kenosha, WI. He was preceded in death by two sons, Billy 1973, Wayne 1977; father, Granville, Sr 1981; one brother, Granville, Jr 2008 and stepfather, Harold "Whitey" Maier in 1990. Friends may visit on Monday from 12:00noon to 1:30pm at Salata Gurnee Funeral Home 4190 Old Grand Ave., Gurnee. Funeral service will be 1:30pm with interment to follow at Northshore Garden of Memories. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to
, O'Hani Team; 202 Greenleaf St. Suite E, Gurnee, IL. 60031. Visit our website at www.salatagurneefuneralhome.com.
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Published in News Sun from Dec. 7 to Dec. 13, 2012