AUSTINTOWN, Ohio – A celebration of life will take place at the Lane Family Funeral Homes, Austintown Chapel, on Friday, October 14, 2016 from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. for Gary Lee Leiter, 69, of Austintown, who passed away Monday, October 10, 2016 at his home.
Gary was born August 22, 1947, in Mansfield, Ohio, the son of the late George Perry Leiter and Ruth Leiter.
He was a graduate of Mansfield Senior High School. Gary retired from General Motors in Lordstown as a Master Tool and Die Maker in 2008.
His hobbies included cars, woodworking, hunting, fishing, camping and gardening. Most of all Gary loved spending time with his children and grandsons.
Gary’s wife the former Nancy Stanley, whom he married July 30, 1983, passed away in November of 2007.
He leaves two children, Keith Leiter and his wife Lyn of Findlay, Ohio and Megan Leiter of Hilliard, Ohio, as well as two grandsons, Bo Anthony and Jax Joseph, both of Findlay.
Gary was preceded in death by his parents Perry and Ruth, and his wife Nancy.
Friends may call from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Friday, October 14 at the Lane Family Funeral Home, Austintown Chapel.
A television tribute will air Thursday, October 13 at the following approximate times:
6:41 a.m. WYTV, 8:41 a.m. MyYTV, 9:58 a.m. on FOX, 12:25 p.m. WKBN, 6:58 p.m. on MyYTV and 10:37 p.m. FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.