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Gary Everspaugh

Obituary of Gary Robert Everspaugh

Gary Robert Everspaugh, Sr., 56, of 241 Chappell St., Oneida, passed away peacefully Sunday morning, April 11, 2021, at his home surrounded by his family under the care of Hospice. He was born on December 26, 1964, in Oneida, the son of John A. and Sharon A. Southard Everspaugh, Jr. He attended Chittenango, Canastota, and APW schools. Gary was a truck unloader for Queensboro Dairy Products in Canastota for over ten years before he had to retire in 2006 due to disability. He was referred to as the “Milkman” while he was working. A longtime resident of the Oneida area, Gary was a collector of model cars and an automobile enthusiast. Surviving are two children, Holly Nickel (fiancé, Dan Thorp), of Camden, and Gary R. Everspaugh, Jr. and his mother, Candy Everspaugh, both of Canastota; two grandchildren, Briannah and Lexi Thorp; his girlfriend, Kathleen Shantal, of Oneida and her children, Ashley (Ben) Kinney, and David Shantal, Jr. (Kayla Cox); three brothers, Joseph Everspaugh, of Canastota, Carl Everspaugh (Tammy Neish), of Oneida, and Billy Everspaugh (Crystal Emmert), of Canastota; a sister, Colleen (Michael) Stanford, of Canastota; his aunt, Anne Shaw, of Canastota; two close friends, Jack Garlock and Rob Wallis; two beloved feline companions, Smokey and Bandit; and several nieces and nephews. Gary was predeceased by his brother, John A. Everspaugh, III, on May 27, 1989. Funeral services will be held be on Thursday, April 15, 2021, at 2:00 PM at the Ironside Funeral Home, Inc., 342 Main St., Oneida, where the Rev. William A. Wilcox will officiate. Interment will take place in Glenwood Cemetery, Oneida. Family and friends are invited and may call on Thursday prior to the service from 12:00 PM (noon) to 2:00 PM at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made in Gary’s memory to Purrs and Whiskers, New Hartford, or Hospice and Palliative Care, Inc., 4277 Middlesettlement Rd., New Hartford, NY, 13413. You may view obituary and send a message of condolence online at www.ironsidefuneralhome.com.
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Thursday
15
April

Visitation

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Thursday, April 15, 2021
Ironside Funeral Home Inc
342 Main Street
Oneida, New York, United States
(315) 363-2978
Thursday
15
April

Calling Hours

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Thursday, April 15, 2021
Ironside Funeral Home, Inc.
342 Main Street
Oneida, New York, United States
315-363-2978
Thursday
15
April

Service

2:00 pm
Thursday, April 15, 2021
Ironside Funeral Home Inc
342 Main Street
Oneida, New York, United States
(315) 363-2978
Thursday
15
April

Funeral

2:00 pm
Thursday, April 15, 2021
Ironside Funeral Home, Inc.
342 Main Street
Oneida, New York, United States
315-363-2978
Thursday
15
April

Interment

2:30 pm
Thursday, April 15, 2021
Glenwood Cemetery
1456 Glenwood Avenue
Oneida, New York, United States
(315) 420-9504