Obituary of Gary Saker

Gary M. Saker, 74, formerly of Fort Scott, Kansas, passed away July 14, 2023, after a battle with an ongoing illness. Gary was preceded in death by his father Don Saker and mother Eloise Richards Garnand.


Survivors include Tracy Saker, sons Andrae and Bryden Saker of the home along with Kaleb Saker of Girard, Kansas, and his family.  Recently Gary enjoyed spending more time with his grandchildren in Girard prior to being hospitalized.


Gary also leaves behind his sisters, Sharon Conner, Debbie Garnand DeJong, Glenna Garnand, Sawannah Saker Lewis, and brothers Gary G., and Don Saker, along with numerous cousins, nieces, nephews, and brothers and sisters-in-law.


Gary worked in restoration for several years before becoming disabled. Gary loved to cook, hunt, fish, and spend time with family and friends. Gary was loved by all who met him, and he would do anything for almost anyone. Gary’s loving kindness, thoughtfulness, and sense of humor will be greatly missed by those whose lives he touched.


Following cremation, memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 29, 2023, at the Konantz-Cheney Funeral Home. Condolences may be submitted to the online guestbook at





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  1. Traci I so so sorry my condolences. Gary was a great man. My prayers are with you and the family. I’m sure going to miss calls to my brother Big G. Kevin

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