Gary Juday, 59, of Spring Valley

Gary Juday, 59, of Spring Valley, died on Monday, May 6, 2019, at the Chosen Valley Care Center in Chatfield.

He was born on Jan. 8, 1960, in Minneapolis to Leonard and Elaine (Kunz) Juday.

He graduated from Cambridge High School.

He later owned and operated a tree service in Cambridge. After moving to Spring Valley, he owned and operated Juday Tree Service for a number of years before being injured and becoming a quadriplegic in 1983.

He loved to go fishing in the Gulf of Mexico, he enjoyed riding and caring for horses and enjoyed playing his guitar and singing. He was a very intelligent person who loved being around people and children, especially his grandson. 

He is survived by his mother, Elaine Juday of Spring Valley; a daughter, Erin (Jason) Mrozek of San Diego, Calif.; a son, Sonny R. Juday of Spring Valley; one grandson, Isaac Atwood and a brother, Larry Juday.

He was preceded in death by his father, Leonard Juday.

Funeral services for him were held on Friday, May 10, at Valley Christian Center in Spring Valley with the Rev. James Leonard officiating. Burial took place at the Pine Island Cemetery. 

Condolences may be left at www.Hindt Funeral Homes.com.