Gary Dean Pepperd, 70, of Canton died Sept. 22, 2013, at Hospice and Homecare of Reno County, Hutchinson.
He was born Oct. 6, 1942, in Meade, the son of Merle and Leona (Jordon) Pepperd. He was a retired service technician for Green’s Service Company in McPherson and later became self employed. He was a Vietnam veteran and was a member of the Canton American Legion Post No. 192. He was of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include a son, Basil (Mariana) Pepperd, Canton; a daughter, Dawn (Clint) Reed, Wichita; and two sisters, Myrna Bumgarner, Coldwater and Margaret Greene, St. Louis. A brother Dwight preceded him in death.
Graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013, at Crown Hill Cemetery, Coldwater. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013, at Olson’s Mortuary, Canton.
A memorial has been established with the Canton American Legion Post No. 192, in care of the mortuary.