Garrett  Conover

Garrett W. "Gary" Conover

Thursday, December 31st, 2020
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On Thursday, December 31, 2020, Garrett “Gary” Conover passed away peacefully at the age of 88.

Gary was born in Brooklyn, NY. He served in the U.S. Army and later worked at McCormick & Company.

Gary was married to Robin Conover. Their combined families of seven children, 12 grandchildren, and 3 great grandchildren were their pride and joy. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus #7612 and served as an usher at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church for over 20 years. He was an ambitious man who was always on the move. Gary was, without exception, always around to guide his children and grandchildren throughout their lives. He was an outspoken and practical man who went through life with an open mind and heart.

Gary enjoyed reading books and going to casinos.

Gary was preceded in death by siblings Charles Conover, Donald Conover, and Jean Catalano and by daughter Joyce Marquardt. He is survived by his wife, Robin, brother Bill Conover, children Timothy, Gary, John, Maggie, Jennifer, and Rori. Gary will be interred at the Garrison Forest Veterans Cemetery.

A PRIVATE-IMMEDIATE FAMILY ONLY memorial service will be held in Gary’s honor at Burrier-Queen Funeral Home & Crematory, PA., 1212 W. Old Liberty Road, Sykesville, MD on Sunday, January 10.2021 the service will be livestreamed starting at 1:55 PM; for friends and relatives who are unable to attend due to COVID-19 restrictions, distance, or work schedules.

Funeral services and interment will be held privately.

If desired, donations may be sent to Carroll Hospice, Inc., 292 Stoner Ave., Westminster, MD 21157 in lieu of flowers.

Arrangements made by: Burrier-Queen Funeral Home & Crematory, PA online condolences to
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    Sunday, January 10th, 2021 |
    Sunday, January 10th, 2021
    Burrier-Queen Funeral Home & Crematory, PA
    1212 W. Old Liberty Road
    SYKESVILLE, MD 21784
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    Private FAMILY ONLY

  • Interment

    Garrison Forest Veterans Cemetery
    Garrison Forest Rd.
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Love Denise Conover

Posted at 12:11pm
Please accept my most heartfelt sympathies for your loss... My thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.
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Jerry Kahan

Posted at 10:22am
Dear Robin and Family - We hope that the memories you treasure of brighter days shared with Gary bring you comfort, warm your heart, and help you face the days ahead. Keeping you close in thought at this sad time. With sympathy and caring, Barbara and Jerry Kahan

Connie decker

Posted at 05:45pm
May the love Gary have throughout his life stand strong with this memorial treefor many years to come. With much love Connie and family
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Nick Pinto

Posted at 02:41pm
Such a nice man Garrett. A man of God always helping in our church very friendly and very kind. Sorry for your loss. May God grant him eternal rest and comfort to his family.

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