Gail L. Butcher, 62, of Lake Wales, FL, passed away on August 11, 2021, at his residence.
He was born October 1, 1957, in Decatur, IN, the son of the late Robert L. and Ellen L. (Herman) Butcher. On February 11, 2000, he married Sue M. Hendrickson.
He worked as a produce manager for Kroger for over 25 years. He was a Zion Lutheran Church in Decatur and was a member Grace Lutheran Church in Winter Haven, FL.
Gail is survived by his wife of 21 years, Sue Butcher of Lake Wales, FL; a son, Heath A. (Tabi) Butcher; a daughter, Shey D. (Cameron Diss) Butcher; step son, Mark A. (Thomas) Lewis; a grandson, Declan Butcher; a brother, Ron (Deb) Butcher of Decatur; a sister, Rhonda Farber of Decatur; a brother-in-law, Calvin Mihm of New Haven.
He was preceded in death by his sister, Lorrie Mihm.
A Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 25, 2021 at Haggard-Sefton-Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home, with visitation 1 hour prior to the service from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Pastor Mike Wertenberger will be officiating and inurnment will take place in the Decatur Cemetery at a later date.
Memorials may be made to AdventHealth Medical Group Transplant at Orlando.
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