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Gary Verner Clough

April 28, 1948 ~ January 15, 2024 (age 75) 75 Years Old

Gary Clough Obituary

Gary Verner Clough, 75, of North Vernon, passed away at 5:34 p.m. on Monday, January 15, 2024, at St. Vincent Jennings Hospital in North Vernon.

Born April 28, 1948, in Springfield, Massachusetts, the son of Williard and Martha (Smith) Clough. He married Donna Jean Wilkinson on February 17, 1973, in Palmer, Massachusetts; she preceded him in death on March 29, 2002.

Gary was a machinist for MLR Fabricating in North Vernon for 15 years and had worked for SET Steel in North Vernon and Mold Systems in Ludlow, Massachusetts. He loved attending races at Brownstown and Twin City Speedway and enjoyed working on racecars. Gary enjoyed cutting firewood, being outdoors, yardwork, his dogs, Little Bit, Cookie, and Charlie. He loved family time, cookouts and Pepsi.

Survivors include his daughters, Billie Jean (Rob Williams) Clough of Seymour and Bobbie Jo (Daniel) Hollin of North Vernon; grandchildren, Derick Clough, Darren (Nakkitta) Rondeau, Samantha Desautels, Shelby (Jerod) Palmer, Dawna Toepfert, and Olivia Toepfert, all of North Vernon, Christy Langtange of Westport and Jacob McCollum of Plainfield; and two great-grandchildren, Gunner Palmer and Gary Smith, both of North Vernon

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife; and brother, Richard Clough.

A funeral service will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 20, 2024, at the Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home and Cremation Service in North Vernon with the Rev. Connie Barr officiating. The visitation for family and friends will be on Saturday from 2:00 p.m. until the time of the service.

Memorials may be made in honor of Gary through the funeral home to the American Cancer Society.

The family request that those attending please wear flannel.

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January 20, 2024

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home
420 South State Street
North Vernon, IN 47265

Funeral Service
January 20, 2024

4:00 PM
Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home
420 South State Street
North Vernon, IN 47265


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