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Gary DeVries

July 21, 1956 — November 18, 2022


Gary Lee DeVries, 66, of Brainerd, passed away on November 18, 2022.

Gary as born on July 21, 1956, to Gerben and Mardelle (Smith) DeVries in Brainerd. He spent most of his life in the Brainerd area. Gary loved wood working and working on cars. He was proud of his many years in AA and would go out of his way to help others within this program.

Gary is survived by his children, Cassandra (Dustin) Jahnke, and Levi Brown; siblings, Dale DeVries, Ricky DeVries (Cami), Brenda Halverson (Scott), Stacey Urman (Paul); mother, Mardelle Peterson; three grandchildren, Ava Jahnke, Cale Jahnke, and Lily Brown; many nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his father; all Grandparents; and nephew Jordan DeVries.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Brenny Family Funeral Chapel, Baxter.

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