Gary Talady, age 71 of New London passed away on Sunday, October 22, 2023 at his home.
Gary was born on August 25, 1952 in Cleveland, OH and adopted by the late Lee and Edith Talady. Gary grew up and spent most of his life in New London. He married Sherry Rothmann on August 10, 1979 and they raised two children together on a wonderful hobby farm in Weyauwega. He worked for Waupaca County Highway Department.
Gary enjoyed living on the water, where he found his peace and serenity. He enjoyed his socialization with many friends. Guitar playing was his passion. In his free time Gary enjoyed fishing and camping.
Gary is survived by his children Lucas Talady and Jennifer Talady; his buddy cat, Tom Cat; his grandchildren, Cameron, Cheyenne, River and Rain; his great-grandchildren, Ember-Lynn, Ezra and Jermiah; his sister, Wendy Mann and his niece, Heidi.
Gary was preceded in death by his parents and step-mother, Marie.\
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the family to offset funeral expenses.
The funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 28, 2023 at First Congregational United Church of Christ, New London with Rev. Steve Savides officiating. Visitation will be at the church from 12:00 p.m. until the time of service.
Cline & Hanson Funeral Home
209 W. Cook St.
New London, WI 54961