Gary Streekstra, 72, of Waupun, passed away August 13, 2020 at Clearview in Juneau.
Gary was born June 18, 1948 in Beaver Dam, the son of Theodore and Harriet Pater Streekstra. On November 30, 1968 he married Janice Siewert at County Line Lutheran Church in the town of Fox Lake. Following their marriage the couple resided in Waupun most of their married lives. Gary was employed at National Rivet in Waupun for 25 years and worked part-time at Farm and Home for eight years. Gary was active as a coach in Waupun Little League for about ten years. He was a member of Union-Congregational Church in Waupun.
Gary is survived by his wife, Janice Streekstra of Waupun; a son, Paul Streekstra (fiancée, Cherish Banaszak) of Waupun; siblings: Linda (Blake) Tonn of Beaver Dam, Byron (Terri) Streekstra of Waupun, Mark (Robyn) Streekstra of Waupun, and Wayne Streekstra of Sun Prairie; sister-in-law, Sue Streekstra of Waupun; and nieces and nephews
Gary was preceded in death by his parents, Theodore and Harriet Streekstra; and a brother, Cal Streekstra.
Funeral services for Gary Streekstra will be held Monday, August 17, 2020 at 11:30 a.m. at Union-Congregational Church in Waupun with Rev. Robert Sherwood officiating. Burial will follow at Mackford Union Cemetery in the town of Mackford. Friends and relatives may call on the family on Monday at the church from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service.
Werner- Harmsen Funeral Home of Waupun and staff are serving the family. Please visit our website at www.wernerharmsenfuneralhome.com for further information and to send condolences.