Gary A. Kirby, age 76, of Bear, DE passed away peacefully on Monday April 16th at Seasons Hospice. Born in Baltimore, he was the son of the late Anna (Johansen) and Alfred Kirby. He worked as a Production Engineer at Dupont, prior to his retirement.
Gary is survived by his daughter, Colleen Kirby; son, Gary Kirby; grandchildren, Keri and Cecelia Kirby; great-grandchildren, Rowan and Olivia; his brother, Edwin Kirby (Mary Etta); his sisters, Sharon Budinger, Susan Ternoski (John), Lisa Lugo (Joe); and his former wife Mary Jane Kirby.
Friends and family are welcome to join us at Mealey Funeral Homes, 2509 Limestone Road Wilmington, DE 19808 on Thursday, April 19, 2018 at 2:30 pm. Memorial service will follow at 3:45. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to: VCA Pike Creek Animal Hospital, which supports PAWS, a no kill animal shelter. Checks made payable to VCA Pike Creek can be mailed to: 297 Polly Drummond Hill Rd. Newark, De. 19711.