Gerald L. ‘Gary’ Hathaway – December 12, 2001

Gerald L. ‘Gary’ Hathaway

Herald and News

Klamath Falls, Oregon
December 12, 2001

Gerald L. “Gary” Hathaway, 59, died Dec. 11, 2001, in Klamath Falls. Cause of death was not given.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday in Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Home Avenue and Martin Street. Cremation will be held. Ward’s Klamath Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Hathaway was born Dec. 18, 1941, in Toledo, Ohio, to Edward and Bettye (Faust) Hathaway.

He married his wife, Diana, on Aug. 31, 1977, in Las Vegas.

They moved 20 years ago to Klamath Falls from St. Louis.

Mr. Hathaway served as a national park ranger for 32 years at Yosemite National Park, Crater Lake National Park, Saguaro National Monument, Death Valley National Park, Gateway Arch, and Lava Beds National Monument.

He retired in 1997.

He was a member of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Among his interests were singing and dancing in local musical productions, woodworking, photography, and family history.

Mr. Hathaway served as a volunteer at Klamath Crisis Center/Harbor House and was a merit badge counselor for the Boy Scouts.

Survivors include his wife, Diana Hathaway of Klamath Falls; son, Steve Hathaway of Portland; and parents, Edward and Bettye Hathaway of Klamath Falls.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Klamath Crisis Center/Harbor House, P.O. Box 1358, Klamath Falls, OR 97601.