Age 69, passed away at his home on Monday, March 9, 2020. Gary was born in Kalamazoo on June 25, 1950, the son of Gerald and Carolyn "Connie" (Gray) Fish. He served his country honorably for six years in the United States Army Reserve. Gary was an avid sports fan, specifically known for his love of the Detroit Lions. On June 8, 1979, he married his best friend, Mary E. Dyke, who survives. Gary is also survived by his children whom he was incredibly proud of, Paul (Jennifer) Fish and Katie (Zach) Grau; grandchildren, Bryson Fish and Grace, Henry and Olive Grau; mother, Connie Fish; brother, Dan (Mary) Fish; sisters, Karin (Randy) Blalock and Nancie Boltjes; and several nieces and nephews. A memorial service to celebrate Gary's life will be held at St. Andrew Community Church, 3631 Covington Rd., Kalamazoo, MI 49001, on April 15, 2020 at 11:00 AM. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Kidney Fund or Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan. Family and friends may share a condolence message online at www.joldersma-klein.com.