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Gary D. Dushack, age 79, passed away on Monday, October 8, 2018 at U.W. Hospital in Madison. He was born in Madison on March 8, 1939 to Glen and Edith (Smyth) Dushack. He married Janet Quamme on January 7, 1961 at Sacred Hearts Church.
Gary served in the U.S. Army from 1957 to 1960. He worked for Madison Concrete and Pipe for 49 years and retired in 2009.
He is survived by his wife Janet; his 3 sons, Joey (Deb Petersen), Ritchie, Terry (Kristie Merrihew), his daughter Jodi (Jeff McCloskey); 8 grandchildren, Jacob, Nicholas (Jodee), Lucas, Emma, Kelsea, Kylea, Colton, Cailynn; 3 great grandchildren, Hunter, Brayleigh, Paisleigh; brothers Richard (Dorothy), James, Monsignor Douglas, and Dennis; sisters Ruth Ann (Orville) Frank, Judy Volkmann, Linda Gladem, and Donna (Dan) Wells; brothers and sisters-in-law, cousins and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; infant brother Donald; sister Shirley Johnson; Brother David; sisters-in-law Linda, Agnes and Brenda Dushack; brothers in-law, David Gladem and Russ Volkman

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, October 12, 2018, at Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary Catholic Church, 227 Columbus Street in Sun Prairie. Monsignor Douglas Dushack will preside. A visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, October 11, 2018 at Tuschen-Newcomer Funeral Home, 302 Columbus St., Sun Prairie and from 10:00 a.m. until the time of Mass at the church on Friday. Burial will be in Sacred Hearts Cemetery. The family suggests in lieu of flowers memorials can be made to Sacred Hearts Cemetery. The family would like to thank Dr. Robert Hegeman, Karen and the staff at the Carbone cancer Center.
Tuschen-Newcomer Funeral & Cremation
Sun Prairie 608-837-5400
www.newcomerfh.com

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Tuschen-Newcomer Funeral Home
302 Columbus Street Sun Prairie, WI 53590
Tel. (608) 837-5400

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