LINCOLN — Gary Lee Eeten, 67, of Lincoln, formerly of Hartsburg, passed away Saturday (June 8, 2019) at The Christian Village.
Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday at St. John's Lutheran Church, Hartsburg, with funeral following at 11 a.m. Burial will follow in Hartsburg Union Cemetery. Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral Home, Lincoln, is assisting the family.
Gary was born May 19, 1952, in Lincoln, the son of Elmer and Anna Lolling Eeten. He was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church, Hartsburg; mowed the Hartsburg cemetery for 24 years; and grew up in Hartsburg. He was an avid St. Louis Cardinals and Illini fan. He enjoyed music and was formerly an organist at his church.
Surviving are his siblings, Lori (Craig) Lessen, Emden; Larry Eeten, Peoria; and Dale (Erin) Eeten, Hartsburg; niece, Alissa (Eli) Klokkenga; nephews, Daniel (Brianna) Eeten, Gabe Eeten, Brenton (Jessica) Eeten, Brock (Jen) Lessen and Nolan Lessen; several great-nieces and -nephews; and cousins, friends and extended family at Lincoln Terrace Group Home.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Memorial donations may be made to Community Living Options, dba Lincoln Terrace.