Gary was born August 4, 1945, in Bertha to William & Marjorie (Gilson) Sales. On March 13, 1982, he married Deborah Denny at the United Methodist Church in Clarissa. Gary had many jobs over the years; moving houses, janitor, Land O Lakes in Browerville, farmer, hunter, wood cutter and volunteer coach. He was an amazing husband, dad, grandpa and great grandpa.
Gary is survived by his wife Deb of 36 years; children: Dennis Sales of Clarissa, Kelly (Adam) Prather of Eagle Bend, Kenny (Tammy) Sales of Albany, Bruce (Chris) Sales of Burtrum, Sara Sales of Clarissa, Bethany (Brandon) Worms of Albany and Andrew (Victoria) Sales of Burtrum; 19 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren; sisters: Carol Steidl of Eagle Bend, Diane (Gene) Odenbrett of Apple Valley and many nieces and nephews.
Gary is preceded in death by his parents; son Ryan Sales, grandson Billy Sales and brother William Sales.