Gary graduated from Neodesha High School in 1959 and from the Wichita Barber College.
On Jan. 1, 1960, he married Linda Mae Hemme. She survives at their home.
Other survivors include his mother, Mary Conley, Fredonia; three sons, Timothy Conley, Peter Conley and Bryan Conley, all of Fredonia; one brother, Marion Conley, Overland Park; and several grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at the Bible Baptist Church with Pastor Jeremiah Baird officiating. Burial will be in the Altoona Cemetery. Friends may call at Timmons Funeral Home on Wednesday, 4:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m., with the family receiving friends. A memorial has been established in Gary’s name with the Bible Baptist Church and contributions can be sent to the funeral home. Words of condolence for the family may be sent to www.timmonsfuneralhome.com.