Gary Atwill - September 28, 2011Gary Atwill, 53, of Aurora, died Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2011 at his home in Aurora.
A memorial service will be held Friday, Oct. 7 at 11:30 a.m. at the United Methodist Church in Aurora. A second memorial service will be held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at All Faiths Funeral Chapel in Smith Center, Kan. Inurnment will be in the Fairview Cemetery at Smith Center. Condolences may be e-mailed to the family through the mortuary website at www.higbymortuary.com.
Gary Ray Atwill, son of Arthur L. and Betty (Ferguson) Atwill, was born in Smith Center, Kan., on June 9, 1958.
He grew up in Smith Center, Kan., and graduated from Smith Center High School in 1976. Following his graduation he attended both Kansas Wesleyan in Salina, Kan. and the University of Kansas.
Gary owned and operated Bank Market Services while he lived in Aurora.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Survivors include his sons, Chris Atwill of Lincoln and Andy Atwill of Lincoln; daughter, Sarah Herman-Atwill of Lincoln; two granddaughters and one grandson; brother, Donald (Renee) Atwill of Salina, Kan.; sister Teri (Dave) Atwill-Crockett of Haskell, Okla. He is also survived by nieces, nephews, other family members and friends.