Gary I. Irick, Sr. 73 of Birdsboro, PA passed away on Thursday, April 4, 2019 in the comfort of his home.
Born in Pottstown, PA, he was the son of the late Robert C. and Julia B. (Hamilton) Irick. He was the husband of Cindy L. (Fry) Irick, at home.
Gary was a Viet Nam veteran of the Navy.
Gary was employed as a truck driver for Preston Trucking. He was a member of the VFW Post 411 and the Birdsboro Fire Co. Social Quarters.
Surviving Gary, along with his wife, are 2 sons: Gary I. Irick, Jr. of Birdsboro, PA, Benjamin Irick of Harrisburg, PA; 1 daughter: Karen Irick of Lewistown, PA;2 step-daughters: Lisa Marie Smathers of Douglassville, PA, Megan Kerr of Boyertown, PA; 1 brother: Mark Irick of Reading, PA; and 1 sister: Wendy Fries of Douglassville, PA. He is also survived by many grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Gary was predeceased by a step-daughter: Somer Kerr.
A visitation will be held at the Dengler Funeral Home, Inc. 144 N. Spruce St. Birdsboro, PA 19508 on Thursday, April 11, 2019 from 6:00pm – 7:00pm. Military Honors at 7:00 PM and a Time of Remembrance will be held from 7:15pm – 7:45pm. on Thursday.
In Lieu of flowers, Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society 3893 Adler Place, Suite 170, Bethlehem, PA 18017