Gary A. Raridan, age 69, of Cambridge City, passed away on Tuesday, February 21, 2023 at The Springs of Richmond.  He was born on May 2, 1953 in Connersville, Indiana to Jerry and Jewell (Clayton) Raridan.

Gary grew up in Laurel, Indiana and attended Laurel High School.   He enlisted in the United States Marines in 1970 and was a Vietnam Veteran.  He worked at Roots Dresser for 23 years, then at Honda in Greensburg for over 10 years and finally his favorite job was at INDOT in Cambridge City.  Gary was a member of Centerville Church of the Nazarene and also the Whitewater Valley Marine Corp League.  He enjoyed tending his yard, watching football, but his favorite thing to do was spend time with his grandchildren.

Gary is survived by his wife, Suzie (Rayborn) Raridan, whom he married on May 23, 2012; sons, Daniel (Emily) Baker and Josh (Kandi) Baker; 6 grandchildren; his mother, Jewell Raridan; a sister,

Carolyn Schultz; nieces , nephews and cousins.  He was preceded in death by two children, Rebecca and Garrrett Raridan; his father, Jerry Raridan and his sister, Connie.

The family is inviting everyone to join them in celebrating Gary’s Life on Saturday, February 25, 2023 from 11 AM until 1 PM at the Centerville Church of the Nazarene, 7181 W. US 40 in Centerville.

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