Gary Lynne (DeVault) Gold

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Gary Lynne (DeVault) Gold 70, of Sheridan, passed away on May 21, 2016, at the Westview Health Care Center. She was born on March 28, 1946, in Dover, Ohio to parents James and Marjorie (Jackson) DeVault.
They moved to Cambridge Ohio where she graduated from Cambridge High School in 1964. She graduated Suma Cum Laud from Miami of Ohio University in 1968 with a Bachelors Degree in Elementary Education she was also a member of Delta Zeta Sorority in Miami.
She married Larry Gold on June 15, 1968. They had three children; Eric, Amy, and Nicholas (Nick).
She was preceded in death by her father James DeVault and her daughter in law Stephanie (Miller) Gold. She leaves her mother Marjorie (Jackson) DeVault – 102 years of age; three children Eric and wife Andrea; Amy and husband Mark Loeding; and Nick. She also leaves six grandchildren Owen, Kyleigh, Cooper, and Abbi Gold and Jack and Olivia Loeding. Additionally she leaves her sister Pam and her husband Andy Hamblin; niece Jenny, her husband Randy, and their children MacKenna and Alyssa Mittelstaedt; and niece Kimberly and her husband Roy Leszczynski. After college Gary taught school for one year in Cleveland, Ohio where she and Larry were married. She then changed careers to follow her dream of being a mother and home maker. She was a loving mother and an awesomely, wonderful wife. After 33 years of following Larry’s career around the world they chose Sheridan as their place to retire. They moved from Sidney, Ohio to Sheridan in November of 2001. Since moving to Sheridan Gary has been active as a volunteer for Habit for Humanity; she worked as a volunteer at Sheridan Memorial Hospital; she served on the Sheridan Memorial Hospital Foundation Board; she was a member of First Presbyterian Church; and she was a member of PEO. Throughout her life Gary and her kind and gentle ways have touched the hearts and souls of people every where. She never knew a stranger and always reached out to help others. She was loved and respected every where she went. She will be missed by everyone who knew her. She will be missed most of all by her children and her husband of 48 years. Rest in peace, my darling.
A Memorial Service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 28, 2016, at Kane Funeral Home with Pastor Doug Goodwin officiating with a reception to follow in the Kane Reception Hall.
Gary's wishes were to have her body donated to research with the hopes of helping to find a cure for Lewy Body and other types of dementia.
Memorials to honor Gary can be made to the Sheridan Memorial Hospital Foundation at P.O. Box 391, Sheridan, WY 82801 or to the Lewy Body Alzheimer's and Dementia Resource Center at
1506 Lake Highland Dr., Orlando, FL 32803.
Online condolences may be written at www.kanefuneral.com.
Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.