Gary A. Mead, age 79, passed away on January 13, 2021 in Glendale, Arizona.\n\nGary was born in Lansing, Michigan Dec. 26, 1941. He attended schools there and following his schooling he moved to the West Coast,\n\n later returning to Lansing in 1974 working as a heavy equipment operator for the City of Lansing until retiring in 2002.\n\nShortly thereafter he and wife Connie moved to Arizona settling in Wickenburg. \n\nGary enjoyed his classic cars and soon acquired a 1957 Chevy and was a member of the "Classy Classics" Car Club. Gary is survived by his wife Connie of Wickenburg, Son Brad (Paula) Kissee of Williamston, MI. Daughter Traci (Paul) of Tempe, AZ. Brother Mike (Jan) Mead of Holt, MI. Sister Victoria (Charles) Franklin of Mason,MI. Sister Kim (Kenny) Hilgers and 5 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.