Gary A. Schnarr, 58, of Huntingburg, died Friday (October 17) at his home under the care of Heart-to-Heart Hospice. He was born February 27, 1956, at Fort Benjamin Harrison in Indianapolis to Morris and Doris (Vonderheide) Schnarr. He married Carla R. Giesler January 3, 1978, in Jasper.
Gary was a maintenance man and electrician at Spencer Industries. He was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, enjoyed art and music, and was an avid Green Bay Packers fan.
He is survived by his wife, Carla R. Schnarr; two sons, Derrick A. Schnarr and wife Jessica, Winter Haven, Florida, and Adam R. Schnarr, Huntingburg; two daughters, Sasia J. Schnarr-Fehribach, and Lynee N. Heichelbech and husband Nick, all of Jasper; his mother, Doris “Dot” Schnarr, Jasper; one brother, his twin brother Glenn Schnarr and wife Judy, Jasper; two sisters, Debbie Schitter and husband Michael, Jasper, and Cherie DeKemper and husband Joe, Dubois; and eight grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his father, Morris Schnarr.
Services at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Nass and Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg with Fr. Tony Ernst officiating. Cremation will take place following the visitation and funeral services. Friends may call from 2-8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Condolences may be shared with the family online at www.nassandson.com.