Gary Daniel Gache, 87, of Patterson Township, died Wednesday, April 28, 2021 at Good Samaritan Hospice, Beaver.
Gary was born May 8, 1933 in Beaver Falls, the youngest son of the late Louis and Martha (Vasas) Gache. A graduate of Geneva College, Carnegie Mellon University, and Beaver Falls High School, Gary was a Chemical Engineer and supervisor for LTV Steel for 46 years. Ever active, Gary was a licensed private pilot and enjoyed travel, history, golf, and socializing with family and friends. He was a long-serving chairman of the Patterson Township Municipal Authority and held leadership roles in several community organizations through the years. He will be missed for his dry sense of humor and quiet support.
He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Ellen (Sheehan) Gache; his daughters, Kelly (Paul) Wauthier and Kerry (Mark) Cramer; granddaughters, Kaitlyn (Farbod Mirzaei) Wauthier, Amanda Cramer, and Alexis Cramer; sister-in-law, Eleanor Gache; brother-in-law, Jack Sheehan; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by an infant son; brothers, L. John and Michael Gache; sister, Barbara Fink; and granddaughter, Megan Wauthier.
A private service was held for immediate family.
Arrangements were handled by Gabauer Funeral Home-1133 Penn Ave., New Brighton-www.gabauerfamilyfuneralhomes.com.
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