Gary C. Clements


Gary Charles Clements, 67, of Perryville, died Wednesday, August 23, 2023 at his residence.
He was born January 2, 1956 in Perryville to Kellie Louis and Mary Theresa (Meyer) Clements.
He was a contractor and owner of Gary Clements Construction. He was a skilled craftsman and helped everybody in need. Gary was also an avid hunter, making several trips to Wyoming and Colorado, in search of the Big Buck, Bull Elk, or Big Antelope. He was raised on the family farm and will be missed by his special buddy, Piper the Beagle, and Ruby, the neighbor’s blood hound, who frequented for bacon treats..
He was a member of St. Maurus Catholic Church in Biehle.
Survivors include two sisters, Ruth (Don) Brown of Patton, Donna (H. Kent) Skelton of Perryville; three nephews, Joseph (Gretchen) Brown of Jackson, MO, Patrick (Samantha) Brown of Biehle, Matthew (Amanda) Skelton of Fredericktown, MO; two nieces, Sister Mary George Brown, FSGM of Champaign, IL, Stacy (Cory) Baker of Villa Ridge, MO; grand-niece and grand-nephews, Gabriel and Peyton Brown, William, Nolan, Avery, and Landon Brown, Linley & Remington Baker.
He was preceded in death by his parents.

Visitation will be 8-10:30 am on Saturday, September 2, 2023 at Ford & Young Funeral Home in Perryville.
Mass will be at 11 am Saturday, September 2, 2023 at St. Maurus Catholic Church in Biehle with the Fr. Michael Benz officiating.
Burial will follow at the St. Maurus Catholic Cemetery in Biehle.
Memorial contributions may be given towards family use or to St. Maurus Catholic Church in Biehle.
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Ford & Young Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.