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August 12, 2020

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Gary Lee Rathburn, 61, Bass & Gasper Funeral Home
Gary Lee Rathburn
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Gary Lee Rathburn

Gary Lee Rathburn, 61 loved parks, museums

Gary Lee Rathburn, 61, of Butlerville died at 10 p.m. Saturday, July 11, 2020, at his residence.

Memorial services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Saturday, July 18, 2020, at Bass & Gasper Funeral Home in Westport with Pastor George Willette officiating. The family will receive visitors Saturday, July 18, 2020, from 11 a.m. until time of services at the funeral home.

Mr. Rathburn was a member of The Children's Museum of Indianapolis. He enjoyed aircrafts, air shows, camping, hiking, skiing, swimming, carnivals, amusement parks, children's museums, and watching action movies.

Born April 17, 1959, in Tacoma, Washington, Mr. Rathburn was the son of Richard and Sarah Garrett Rathburn. He married Mary 'Rachel' Moore in Waynesburg March 21, 1998, and she survives.

Other survivors include daughters, Rachel Rathburn and Miranda (Devon) McNealy both of Columbus, and Madison and Emily Rathburn, both of Butlerville; sons, Steven (Sarah) Rathburn of Prairie Du Sac, Wisconsin, and Colby and Jack Rathburn, both of Butlerville; granddaughter, Jordan Rathburn; sisters, Juanita (David) Wilford and Carol Rathburn, both of Greensburg.

Mr. Rathburn was preceded in death by his parents.

Memorial contributions may be made through the funeral home to assist the family with funeral expenses.

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