Gary L. Favorite, 62

Gary L. Favorite, 62, of rural Wabash, died at 3:48 a.m., Saturday Aug. 17, 2019, at his home.

He was born Dec. 13, 1956, in Wabash, to Carl E. and Gladys Lucille (Jeffries) Favorite.

Gary was a 1975 graduate of Northfield High School and attended I.T.T. Technologies. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran. He married Patsy Baldwin in Wabash on June 17, 2000.

Gary was a maintenance mechanic at Wabash Alloys, worked at Delphi in Kokomo, delivered trailers for Zoomers, and also worked for Haynes International in Kokomo. He attended the Wabash Apostolic Church. Gary enjoyed reading, gardening, and farming.

He is survived by wife, Patsy Favorite of Wabash; two children, Christina (Chris) Miller of Terre Haute, and Glen (Crystal) Etue of Wabash; four grandchildren, Kajun and Rylan Miller, and Nicholas and Landon Etue, all of Terre Haute; father, Carl E. Favorite of Wabash; and his sister, Brenda (Ronald) Willour of Indianapolis. 

He was preceded in death by his mother, Gladys Lucille Favorite, and two brothers, Steven and Randy Favorite.

Memorial services will be 5 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 31, 2019 at Wabash Apostolic Church, 1856 N. Wabash Street, Wabash, with Bishop Danny St.Clair officiating. Burial will be in Roann Community Cemetery.

Friends may call one hour prior to the service at the church. Arrangements by Grandstaff-Hentgen Roann Chapel.

Preferred memorial is Parkview Hospice.

The memorial guest book for Gary may be signed at

Posted on 2019 Aug 20