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Sharon McCabe

Gary D. McCabe

February 06, 1955 - October 03, 2020

We created a GatheringUs memorial to celebrate the life of Gary D. McCabe. Collecting your stories and memories here will offer us great comfort. As we plan virtual and in person gatherings, we will share details here. Thank you for contributing to this lasting memorial.

Gary D. McCabe, age 65, left us on Oct. 3, 2020 after a 9 month battle with cancer. He endured this difficult time with strength, grace and gratitude. He was born in Chicago on Feb 6, 1955 to the late Lennard and Betty Jean (Maddox) McCabe.   After graduating early from New Trier East High School, Gary hitch-hiked across Europe for a year, often playing his guitar and singing Neil Young songs in pubs. He spent time as a licensed...  see more
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  • Julie Glass
    It was a lovely celebration of Gary. I always knew Gary was special by the way Linda lit up talking about him. They had an incredible love story. To Linda, Gary’s sisters, friends, and students.
    Thank you all for sharing your stories and love for...  more
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  • Sharon McCabe
    Sharon McCabe added 5 photo(s) to the memorial Gary D. McCabe:
    the country gentleman
    Gary and Linda!
    Gary in High school
    Family holiday card
    Gary, Sharon and baby Janet