Gary L. Caswell

BRAMPTON – Gary L. Caswell, 59, of 6068 26.5 Lane, Brampton, passed away Wednesday evening, Feb. 5, 2014, at the St. Francis Hospital in Escanaba.

Gary was born May 4, 1954, the son of Albert and Marie Lena (Johnson) Caswell. He was raised in Brampton and attended the J.F.K. School in Escanaba. Gary worked for Lakestate Industries for several years.

In his younger years, Gary enjoyed playing basketball, wrestling and helping load wood.

Survivors include his brother and sister, Allen (Margie) Caswell, Susan Laraby, and Ed (Vicki) Caswell, all of Brampton; niece and nephew, Kelly (Kyle) Nelson of Swartz Creek, Mich., and Casey Caswell of Kentwood, Mich.; great niece and nephew, Nick and Jenna Nelson of Swartz Creek, Mich., two aunts, one uncle and several cousins also survive.

Gary was preceded in death by his parents and infant brother Alden.

Gary’s family will receive friends on Saturday, Feb. 8, from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Skradski Funeral Home in Gladstone.

Funeral services celebrating the life Gary L. Caswell will follow at 6 p.m. with Rev. William Rafuse of the Rapid River Congregational Church officiating.

Luncheon will follow at the Gladstone American Legion Hall. Burial will be in the spring at the Rapid River Cemetery.

Please visit where you can express your sympathy to the Caswell family.