Gary Joe McChesney

Gary Joe McChesney

Gary Joe McChesney

Gary Joe McChesney, age 67, of Wautoma, Wisconsin passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, March 11, 2021 at his home in Wautoma, Wisconsin.

Gary was born March 11, 1954 in Wild Rose, Wisconsin to John and Alma (Stampflee) McChesney.  Gary attended school in Plainfield, WI.  He enlisted in the Army after high school and received an honorable discharge. Gary was an over-the-road truck driver for most of his life until he was unable to do so anymore.

Gary enjoyed reading western books, traveling, gardening, and various other projects that he would think of., and volunteering at the Food Pantries in Waushara County. 

Gary was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Diane McChesney, his brothers Larry and Bob, sisters Mary and Doris, and an infant grandson Devon Jonathon McChesney

Survivors: daughters Jennifer McChesney, Lisa McChesney, grandsons Christopher and Dylan Windsor, brothers Jack McChesney and Scott McChesney. Also survived by numerous other friends and family members.

Per Gary’s wishes, there will be no funeral services. The family will be doing a private graveside service with military honors at a later date.

Roseberry’s Funeral Home is assisting the family.  Visit for online condolences and further information.

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  1. Sandy GRIMM says:

    So sorry for your loss. Gary was a great guy. He will be missed. George and Sandy Grimm.

  2. Jan Novak says:

    So very sorry for your loss. I enjoyed working with Gary at mobile food pantries in Waushara County. With heartfelt condolences.

  3. Brian and Sandy Towne says:

    So sorry for your loss, a great pleasure to work together at the Waushara Food pantry. Gary always had a helpful hand for everyone. God Bless

  4. Candice Bolm says:

    Jennifer, Lisa and family,
    I am saddened by his passing. He was a good neighbor. I had hopes of having a fishing pal this summer! He will be missed. Please let me know if I can be of any help!
    Candice Bolm

  5. Pastor Roger and Tammy Wright says:

    So sorry to read this…Gary helped several times at our food distribution at New Life Plainfield and was always so helpful. Your family is in our prayers.

  6. Chuck and Cindy Johnson says:

    So sorry for your loss

  7. Melissa & Bob Stabb says:

    Sorry to hear of the loss of your Dad, Jen. Our prayers for peace and comfort for you and your family.

  8. Beverly Kramer says:

    So sorry to hear the loss of your father/ grandfather.

  9. Dan and Carole Kleinowski says:

    So sorry to hear of your loss. Our prayers go out to you and your family.