Ad-Express and Daily Iowegian, Centerville, IA

April 24, 2013

Dennis Neal Gay


The Daily Iowegian

---- — UNIONVILLE, Iowa — Dennis Neal Gay, 53, of Unionville, Iowa died Sunday, April 14, 2013 at his home.

He was born May 1, 1959 in Wauk-egan, Ill. to Autridge James and Joyce Mae Eickert Gay. He married Candy Dawson Sept. 23, 1989 in Davis County. He worked for American Tank and Welding in Bloomfield. He was an avid sports fan and enjoyed spending time with his daughters.

He is survived by two daughters, Teagan (Brandon Padget) Gay and Taylor (Phillip) Brown both of Bloomfield; his mother, Joyce Gay of Savanna, Ill.; a brother, Michael (Kim) Gay of Clinton; three sisters, Jackie (Mike) Leitzen of Maquoketa, Deb (Louie) Maike and Patty Gay both of Savanna, Ill.; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father and a sister, Cheryl Barr.

Memorial services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, April 27 at the Drakesville United Methodist Church in Drakesville with Pastor Kevin Gingerich officiating. A gathering will follow the service at the church. A memorial has been established to his family.