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Gary Crete

September 23, 1955 — March 2, 2020

formerly of Forest Lake

Gary T. Crete, age 64, of Saint Paul, Minnesota; formerly of Forest Lake, Minnesota, died, Monday, March 2, 2020 following a lengthy battle with cancer.  Gary was a 1974 graduate of Forest Lake High School.  Following high school, Gary made a career in electrical engineering before transitioning to UPS where he worked for 30 years as a package loader.  He enjoyed bowling and was an avid movie buff.  He is preceded in death by his grandparents, Ted and Josephine Crete; parents, Leon and Audrey Crete; brother, Jim Crete.  He is survived by his sister, Joanne Trulen; several nephews; best friend, Jeff O.

Graveside Services will be held at 11:30 a.m., Friday, March 6, 2020 at Calvary Cemetery, Forest Lake.  The family would like to thank the staff at New Brighton Villa for the love and care they gave to Gary during his stay.

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Graveside Service

Friday, March 6, 2020

Starts at 11:30 am (Central time)

Calvary Cemetery, Forest Lake


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