Gary Zablow, 68, of Greeley, CO passed away May 10, 2011 from an automobile accident.
He was born January 3, 1943 in Omaha, NE to Leo C. and Elaine V. (Bentson) Zablow. Gary graduated from Fargo, ND High School and moved to the Greeley area in 1963 with his parents. He married Shirley James on November 7, 1993 in Evans, CO
Gary owned a Shamrock Station in Greeley until his illness would no longer permit. He worked for Greeley Gas, Ft. Saint Vrain, Greeley Mall, and Greeley Tribune.
He was extremely patriotic and had a love for eagles. Gary was a true people person. He was sincere and a great listener. He loved and lived for his family and children.
Gary is survived by his wife, Shirley; sons, Steven (Marie) Zablow, Travis (Melanie) James; mother, Elaine Zablow; grandchildren, Dakota, Dillon,and Alysha Zablow, Madisen, Mackinzie, Malia and Tayten James; sisters, Snow (Paula Bates) Jacobson, Debra (Brad) Dauffenbach; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his father, Leo; and great niece, Laura Tarutis.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, May 15, 2011 at Adamson Chapel.
Memorial contributions may be made to “Gary Zablow Family” in care of Adamson Funeral & Cremation Services, 2000 47th Avenue, Greeley, Co 80634.