|Gary J. McMullen, 65, of New Windsor, IL, died Saturday, November 24, 2012 at his home. Graveside services are 11 a.m., Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at the New Windsor Cemetery. There is no visitation. Friends may greet the family at a luncheon in the CE Building at the New Windsor Presbyterian Church following the burial. Memorials may be left to the New Windsor Fire Department or the American Lung Association. Online condolences can be made at www.petersonwallinknoxfuneralhome.com.
He was born November 29, 1946 in New Windsor, IL to James and Alice Gritton McMullen. He graduated from Winola High School and married Christine Johnson June 14, 1969 in New Windsor, IL.
Gary owned and operated Gary McMullen Trucking Company for over 10 years and later worked for Mack Trucking, retiring in 2008.
He was a member of the New Windsor Presbyterian Church, volunteer for the New Windsor Fire Department, having served as treasurer and was currently President of the New Windsor Cemetery. He enjoyed fishing and gardening with his grandson.
Survivors include his wife: Christine; one son: Robert McMullen of Waterloo, IA; one daughter: Sandy (Dave) Mesich of Streamwood, IL; one grandson: Hunter; several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents.