Gary Slifer

Obituary of Gary Wayne Slifer

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Gary  Wayne Slifer, 76, Spring City

Gary Slifer, 76,  husband to Karen Moore Slifer, passed away early Friday morning July 15, 2022 in the Sanatoga Center.

Gary was born March 22, 1946 in Pottstown to the late Harry Slifer and the late Evelyn (Schellenberger) Slifer.  A lifelong resident of Spring City and Royersford, Gary was a 1964 graduate of Spring Ford High School.  Right after high school, Gary went to work as an apprentice Electrician and loved the industry and never left until retirement.  Gary married Karen in September of 1968 and loved being a father to two daughters. He was passionate about cars and enjoyed racing and working on cars.

Gary leaves behind his wife, Karen and two daughters:  Sally and Jill Slifer; Six grandchildren:  Adam, Xavier, Geniva, Dmitri, Valerie and Krystal.

A Memorial Service will be held, Saturday, July 23, 2022 at 11:00 in the Shalkop, Grace & Strunk Funeral Home, 135 Bridge Street, Spring City, PA 19475; Visitation will be held from 10-11 prior to the service.  A private burial of ashes will be held at a later date at Zion Lutheran Church Cemetery.

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