Gary W. Flora

Gary W. Flora, 72, of Terre Haute passed away Tuesday November 17, 2020 at Westminster Village Health Care. Gary was the retired Director of Public Safety at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology. He was born December 5, 1947 in Terre Haute to Clyde Maxwell and Violet Mae (Day) Flora. He is survived by his daughters, Kimberly Sue Brown (Gary) and Beth Anne Hill (Kenneth); step-sons, Nathan Waggoner (Diane) and Matthew Waggoner; a brother, Larry Flora (Martha); grandchildren, Joshua O’Brien (Kailey), Casey Rossok (Ryan), Eryn Dunn (Travis), Michael Flora (Amanda), Shelby Gossage (Timothy), Danielle Nelson (Alex, Josie Hill, Blake Hill, and Mariah Hill and 11 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife, Crystal Flora. Gary was a US Navy veteran. He was a member of Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church. He spent many years as a Lay Minister. He was a member of the VFW and Gary, most of all, enjoyed spending time with his family. Visitation will be Saturday November 21, 2020 from 11:00 am until 1:00 pm in DeBaun Springhill Chapel with funeral services at 1:00 pm in the funeral home with Pastor Rick Swan officiating. Burial will follow in Grandview Cemetery. Online condolences may be left at

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