Gary David Wernersbach

June 2, 1958 ~ December 29, 2021 (age 63)

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Age 63, of Zimmerman.  Passed away on December 29, 2021.

Aka "Ironpa" was born in Eau Claire, WI to William & Marie Wernersbach.  He had 6 brothers & 1 sister.  They moved to Burnsville, MN, where Gary grew up.  Then he moved to Zimmerman, MN.  He had multiple jobs and eventually built his own business called The Small Engine Shop aka "The Sweat Shop".  He did that for many years.

He loved his family, friends & his faith in God.  He adored and became really great pals with his grandson, Eli A. Davis.  He was there for everyone.  He had many hobbies.  He loved running 5 k's, accomplished many half marathons, marathons & Ironman's.  His last passion was fixing and restoring old clocks, which he kept some and he gave some to his family.  

He will be forever in our hearts!

He is preceded in death by his parents; and brother, Chuck.

Gary is survived by his wife, Mary; children, Kathy (Randy) Gisch, David, Sara (Jason) Davis; and Jacob; grandson, Eli; siblings, Jean (Dave) Hoschette, Tom, Steve, Rich, John and Mark; and many nieces and nephews.

Memorial service will be at 11:00AM on Saturday, January 15, 2022 at Restoring Lives Community Church, 12515 Fremont Avenue, Zimmerman, with visitation starting at 10:00AM.


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January 15, 2022

10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Restoring Lives Community Church

Memorial Service
January 15, 2022

11:00 AM
Restoring Lives Community Church

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