G ary Lee Strotkamp, 66, of Centralia, KS, born October 30, 1952 in Marion, KS to Vernon and Bernice (Lea) Strotkamp, died with his children at his bedside on Friday, July 19, 2019 at the Eastridge Nursing Home in Centralia.
He was an employee of Cessna Aircraft until he was no longer able to work due to health reasons. He loved fishing and loved everything involving the Kansas City Chiefs.
Gary was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Linda Strotkamp; and brother, Wayne Strotkamp.
He is survived by his beloved children, Jason Anderson of Cambria, NY, Brandi Walek of Cambria, NY, Jeremiah Strotkamp of Bryan, TX, Kalista Strotkamp of Bryan, TX, and Kaylee Hall of Emporia, KS; two younger brothers, Donald Strotkamp and Johney Strotkamp, both of Centralia. Gary is also grandfather to 19 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.
Services are to be held at a later date. Popkess Mortuary in Seneca, KS is handling arrangements.