Gary W. Powers, 81, of New Brighton passed away Tuesday, November 2, 2021.
Gary was born on October 15, 1940 in New Brighton to the late John and Florence (Hawkes) Powers. He retired from Homer Nine and Sons in 2003 and Babcock and Wilcox Tubular Products. He volunteered for 20 years for the New Brighton Volunteer Fire Dept, Fire Company #3 where he served as Captain and Assistant Chief. He also volunteered as a ground’s keeper for Grove Cemetery, New Brighton.
Gary was an avid golfer and Pittsburgh Steelers fan that enjoyed boating, fishing, and hunting. For many years he and his wife spent their Winters in Florida.
He will be sadly missed by his loving wife of 60 years, Marg (Hudak) Powers; their three children, David G. (Brenda) Powers, Eastvale, Diane (Barry) Arkwright, North Sewickley Twp. and Dennis Powers, Cumming, GA; five grandchildren, Tiffany (Shawn) Robinson, Travis (Lauren) Powers, Dylan Powers and twins, Zak and Casey Arkwright; six great-grandchildren; a brother, John L. Powers, Daugherty Twp. and a sister-in-law, Nancy Powers, South Beaver Twp.; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Joseph (Augusta) Hudak in Germany, Frederick J. Hudak in New Mexico, Kathleen (John) Cunning, Chippewa Twp. and Brad Hill, Beaver Falls.
He was preceded in death by a daughter-in-law, Lynne Powers; a brother, Donn Powers; an infant sister; sisters-in-law, Joan Powers and Mary Ann Hill and a brother-in-law, Michael (Bonnie) Hudak.
Friends will be received Saturday from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. in the HILL AND KUNSELMAN FUNERAL HOME, 3801 Fourth Avenue, College Hill, Beaver Falls where a Memorial Service will be held at 6:00 p.m. with additional time to visit afterwards until 8:00 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made, if desired, to the Beaver County Cancer Association, 3582 Brodhead Rd #201, Monaca, PA 15061
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