Gary Wayne Kasner
July 30, 1959 – June 13, 2018
Gary Wayne Kasner of Bryan, TX, was called home to his Savior on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at his home surrounded by his loved ones. Visitation will be Friday, June 15, 2018 at Callaway Jones Funeral Home, 3001 South College Avenue Bryan, TX 77801 from 6-8pm. The funeral services will be Saturday, June 16, 2018 at 1pm at Bethel Lutheran Church 4221 Boonville Rd, Bryan, TX 77802 with Pastor Randall Bard officiating. Life Tribute Services are in the care of Callaway-Jones Funeral and Cremation Centers Bryan-College Station.
He was born July 30, 1959 in Midland, Texas, the son of Dennis and Louise (nee White) Kasner. He was baptized and confirmed at Salem Lutheran Church in Terry Chapel.
Gary graduated from high school in Travis, TX at Rosebud-Lott High School. He held several jobs as a young man before going to work for the City of College Station. After 6 years of service there, he moved over to the City of Bryan where he remained a loyal public servant for 26 years. He loved working for the city as a code enforcement officer, where many of his co-workers became like family to him. On the side, Gary served as an umpire for the City of Bryan for many years. He was also proud to work for the Texas A&M Athletics Department. He enjoyed working the football and soccer games but his absolute favorite, was the baseball games.
Gary also loved being outdoors. He spent his leisure time at the lake fishing or out on his deer lease hunting and just enjoying the land. Those he loved most while doing what he loved most always surrounded him. Faithful until death, Gary was an active member of Bethel Lutheran Church where he loved attending Sunday bible study and service.
His paternal grandparents, Bruno and Elsie Kasner and his maternal grandparents Lewis and Zelma White precede Gary in death. He was a devoted husband to Julie Kasner; a loving father to his daughters Michelle Kasner and Codi (Matt) Young and three stepsons John (Rachel) Sebesta, Bubba Sebesta and fiancée Melissa Gonzalez, Adam (Carolyn) Janac; his parents Dennis and Louise; his brothers Steve, Mark (Jane) Kasner, sister Denise (Buster) Miller; his grandchildren Zane, Bobby, Emma, Jake, Jakob, Colton, Courtney, Katie, Ethan, Heidi, Sasha, and Christopher; and other close friends.
Family and friends wishing to honor Gary’s memory may make a memorial contribution to either Bethel Lutheran Church in Bryan, or to the charity of your choice.
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