Age 66 years, longtime Riverside County resident. Entered Into Eternal Rest during the later afternoon hours of Saturday, February 15, 2020, after failing health and hospitalization. He was born on February 4, 1954, in Laramie, Wyoming, the beloved son to his parents Warren Gates and Lucile Johnson. Gary was accomplished in both education as well as in his working years. After earning his masters, he went on to own a Oil Field Equipment business for 25 years before his health required him to retire. He is survived by his partner Judith, as well as countless others who knew and loved him. He will be forever missed.
Burial will take place in Wyoming.