On June 20, 1998 in Toronto, he married Pamela McCann. She survives, at the home.
Survivors, in addition to his wife, Pamela, include his parents, Larry and Evelyn Hockett, Yates Center; three children, Stacy Davidson, Walnut, Dakota Suskey, Ft. Leonardwood, Mo., Anthony Hockett, Hepler; three sisters, Tammy Hambric, Hepler, Teresa Barg, Severy, Sarina Lambing, Augusta; and a grandson.
The family will receive friends on Friday from 5 to 7 p.m. with the funeral service scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. at Timmons Funeral Home. A memorial has been established in Gary’s name with the Chanute Veterans Memorial and contributions may be sent to PO Box 168, Fredonia, KS, 66736. Words of condolence for the family may be sent to www.timmonsfuneralhome.com.