Gary Garrett

Gary Gene Garrett, 69, of Peru died Monday, Oct. 28, 2019. 

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 31, at Caldwell Parrish Funeral Home, Winterset Chapel with burial following in Moon Cemetery in Macksburg, Iowa. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. today (Wednesday, Oct. 30) at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be directed to the family in his memory.

Gary was born on Jan. 17, 1950, in Greeley, Colo. He attended Orient-Macksburg schools and graduated from Winterset High School. Gary worked several years at Meredith Printing and then at Larry’s Window Services. Following, he spent many years serving several communities as the owner of Bright and Clear Windows Service, and later Gary’s Enterprises. He was baptized in March of 1974 and was later ordained a deacon at his church.

He was preceded in death by his step father, Art Brown; and step brother, Sam Brown.

He is survived by his mom, Lucile Brown; wife, Deana; daughters: Lara Garrett (Brian), Chelle TenHaken (Michael), Angela Holtry (Kyle), Rachel Miller (Erik) and Tiffany Schulte (Derek); 14 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; brother, Jim Garrett; sister, DeLynn Beverlin; step brothers, Denny Brown (Sally) and Gary Brown (Pam); step sister, Diana Pickering; and many other relatives and friends.

Arrangements are being handled by Caldwell Parrish  Funeral Home, Winterset Chapel. Online condolences  may be left at

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