Gary Farber Obituary (1966-2021) – Milesburg, PA
Gary P. Farber
August 24, 1966 – December 3, 2021
Milesburg, Pennsylvania – Gary Paul Farber, 55, of Milesburg, was called home to be with the Lord on Friday, December 3, 2021, after a brief illness. He was born on August 24, 1966 in Ogden, Utah, to the late Paul Alan and Joan (Radabaugh) Farber.
Gary attended Roy High School and joined the United States Air Force in 1984, where he worked as a helicopter radar repair technician. While he was in Ft. Walton Beach, Florida, Gary met and married his wife, Maureen (Emel) Farber, who survived at home after 33 years of marriage. After his military service, he attended Southern Utah University and Weber State University, where he earned a degree in Radiological Technology. Gary has worked in the healthcare sector in various cities and states for many years. In the last few years he was employed at SCI Benner.
In addition to his wife Maureen, he has three children Caitlin, Kyler and Lorien Farber and his siblings David Farber (Laura), Dian Farber, Kerrie Anderson (Eldon) and Keith James (Angela). all of Ogden, Utah. In addition, 11 nephews, 11 nieces, mother-in-law Nancy Emel von Bellefonte and friend and brother-in-law Brent Emel (Miranda) von Huntingdon survive.
Together with his parents, his father-in-law Gray Emel, his sister-in-law Tina Farber and his brother-in-law Brad Emel preceded him in death.
Gary was of the Mormon faith, which was very important to him. He leaves many friends in church and at work. In his spare time, Gary loved fishing, family, friends, and travel. In addition, he never turned down an opportunity to play golf and was very interested in genology.
A life ministry celebration will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, December 18, 2021 at Latter-day Saints Church of Jesus Christ, 842 W. Whitehall Road, State College, under the direction of Bishop Ben Burgess. Gary is buried in his favorite place, Roy, Utah. Finally he will finally come home.
The processing takes place under the direction of Wetzler Funeral Service, Inc. in Bellefonte.
Instead of flowers, consider a memorial to the Gary Sinise Foundation honoring our nation’s defenders, veterans, first responders, their families, and those in need at www. their families and frontline workers at www.https: //www.garysinisefoundation.org/mission/
Condolences can be expressed to the family online at www.wetzlerfuneralhome.com.
Published by Center Daily Times on December 12, 2021.