Gary Lee Buis, 40, of Terre Haute, Indiana, passed away on June 5, 2021 at Methodist Hospital following complications of a vehicle accident .
Gary was born on October 3, 1980, the twin son of Russell Buis and Carla (Thomas) Buis. Gary served his country in the Indiana Army National Guard where he served tours of duty in Iraq, Afghanistan, as well as various other Middle East Countries. He also worked as a trainer at Camp Atterbury. As a civilian Gary had been working at Ecology Pest Control.
Gary enjoyed playing video games, reading and collecting comic books, working on old cars, and anything Star Wars. He will be remembered for his love of others, his sense-of-humor, and his willingness to help those in need.
Gary was preceded in death by his father Russell Buis; paternal grandfather Robert T. Buis; maternal grandparents: Larry Thomas and Dovie Thomas; uncle Robert P. Buis.
Survivors include his children: Ashton Buis, Ethan Buis, and Korbyn Buis; his mother Carla Stevens of Terre Haute; twin brother Russell T. Buis (Heidi) of Illinois; half brother Bill Denny of Terre Haute; paternal grandmother Reita “Grammy” Buis; aunts and uncles: Becky Croft (Orlando), Richard Buis (Marni), and Roger Buis (Cindy), as well as many extended family members and friends.
Visitation will be at Lawson – Miller Chapel 1702 E. National Ave. Brazil, Indiana 47834, on Thursday, June 10, 2021 from 4-8pm. Services will be at the funeral home, on Friday, at 1:00pm. Graveside services with military honors will be held at Maple Grove Cemetery.
Visit www.lawson-millerchapel.com to light a candle in his memory.