Gary Lee Black
July 18, 1963 - March 30, 2018
Gary Lee Black, age 54, of Newark, DE, passed away on Good Friday, March 30, 2018, surrounded by his family members.
Born in Wilmington, DE on July 18, 1963, he was a son of Joan (Harrington) Rutledge and the late Arvel Black. Gary worked for Corrado Construction Company as a heavy equipment operator until the time of his illness.
Gary loved fixing things and was a Jack of all trades. He enjoyed tinkering with his MG, fishing and family parties. He loved and served the Lord faithfully. Although Gary will be sadly missed, we know this is only temporary, Until we meet again.
A special thanks to Michelle and Tara at DE Hospice for their kindness and compassionate care.
In addition to his father, Gary was preceded in death by his brother, James Black and his wife, Beverly Black. He is survived by his mother, Joan Rutledge; his two children, Garrett Black and Steven Blevins, his wife Charlena Blevins and their son Little Steven, Gary’s grandson; brother, Daniel Black; sisters, Annette Bowers and her husband, Jamie Bowers and Dawn Weber and her husband, Glenn Weber; and, nieces, Krysten Koene, Ashley Weber and Johnny Koene, who he adored.
Services and interment will be held privately
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Gary’s name to Delaware Hospice, 16 Polly Drummond Center, Newark, DE, 19711.