Gary Rawson passed away Thursday, March 15th at his home in Mi Wuk. Gary was born on NOvember 8, 1938 in Berkeley, CA to the late Frank and Margaret (McIntosh) Rawson. He was raised and received his education in the Long Beach community having been a graduate of Wilson High School with the class of 1956. Following graduation, Gary attended Long Beach State where he received his bachelor’s degree in business. Then he joined the US Army where he served three years at Fort Ord in Monterey, Ca. Gary was united in marriage to Susan Deann Goettel on October 10, 1983 in Reno, NV. Following their marriage, Gary and Susan resided in the communities of Belmont and San Carlos, CA prior to moving to Mi Wuk Village in 2004. Gary was a pharmaceutical sales representative for eight years in Los Angeles, then moved to Northern California and was a sales consultant in the transportation industry for JIT in Hayward, CA. Among his special interest, Gary enjoyed duck hunting, golf, fishing and reading. Also, he was a member of Ducks Unlimited. Gary is preceded in passing by his parents, Frank Rawson and Margaret McIntosh. He is survived by his wife, Susan Rawson of Mi Wuk, CA and his sons, Randy Rawson and Rodney Rawson both of Hawaii. Heuton Memorial Chapel are handling the arrangements.
- Date of Death: 03/15/2018
- Age: 79
- Residence: Mi Wuk
- Celebration of Life: A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. In Gary's memory, remembrances may be contributions to Ducks Unlimited.