Gary Alan Uhl, age 68, of Kendallville, passed away on Monday, May 15, 2023 at his home in Kendallville. Gary was born in Kendallville, Indiana on May 13, 1955 to the late Harold Jr. Uhl and Jean Rose (Imler) Uhl. He graduated from East Noble High School in 1973 and went to work for his father at Uhl Oil Company in Kendallville. He married Ann Louise Moore on September 2, 1978 in Albion, Indiana. Gary was a part of Uhl Oil from 1973 until it closed in 1992. He then went to work with S&S Oil Company until 2005 and Ag Plus until his retirement in 2021. He purchased K&L Tool in Kendallville as well. Playing league softball was Gary’s passion. He played for many years on the KC Softball team until age 52. He also was an avid antique toy collector. He bought, sold and collected antique toys and attended area toy shows for years. Gary also loved taking his grandkids and family to the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo every year for them to enjoy a day at the zoo.
Wife, Ann Uhl of Kendallville.
Daughter, Erica and Brandon Fulk of Kendallville.
Son, Adam and Jackie Uhl of Danville, Illinois.
8 grandchildren: Carter Fulk, Logan Thomas, Hannah Thomas, Mason Fulk, Kolin Uhl, Jack Ajster, Landon Ajster, and Mason Ajster.
Brother, Doug Uhl of Kendallville.
Sister, Julie and Jeff Cauhorn of Avilla.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Harold Jr. and Jean Uhl; a sister, Terri Uhl; and sister-in-law, Karen Uhl.
Visitation will be held Thursday, May 18, 2023 from 4:00 – 8:00 PM at Hite Funeral Home in Kendallville.
Funeral services will be held Friday, May 19, 2023 at 10:00 AM at Hite Funeral Home with visitation at 10:00 AM prior to the service.
Burial will follow at Lake View Cemetery in Kendallville.
Casket bearers will be Adam Uhl, Brandon Fulk, Hannah Thomas, Ryan Uhl, Mark Uhl, Jake Cauhorn and Josh Cauhorn.
Honorary bearers are the KC Softball team.
Memorial donations may be made to Kendallville Youth Baseball.