Gary Lee Klusman passed away on October 9th, 2020. His passing comes only a few months following the passing of his beloved wife, and high school sweetheart, Patricia Buffington Klusman. The two celebrated over 58 years of marriage. Gary was born in Quincy, IL to Lawrence and Cleo Klusman. He graduated Quincy High School and later moved with his family to Cordele, GA. While living in Cordele, Gary worked for Moormans and later started his own property management business. Upon retirement, the couple lived in Colquitt and Lowndes County in GA.
Gary loved being outdoors. He was a hobby pilot as well as a skilled trap shooter and won many awards. He enjoyed attending fast pitch softball games and was a hobby sports photographer for travel teams and the local high school team. Alongside his wife, Gary raised four children. He is survived by his loving family:
Kenneth Klusman (Jane Hainesworth Klusman) and their daughters, Jessica Klusman Baker (Drew Baker) and Amanda Klusman.
Kip Klusman (Amber Klusman) and their children Kyle Klusman, Kadyn Tanner and McKenzie Beavers.
Kimberly Klusman, and her children Ashley Holt Squires and Dustin Klusman.
Ashley Holt Squires (Michael Squires) and their children, Garrison and Parker Squires.
The family will host a private memorial service Saturday, November 21 in Cordele, GA. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Alzheimer's Association.
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