Devodry “Dee” Garner, 80, of Fredericksburg passed away Thursday, April 24, 2014 at Mary Washington Hospital.
Mr. Garner was a retired First Sergeant from the U. S. Marine Corps having served in Vietnam. He also retired from Quantico as a safety officer. He was a past member of the Stafford Lions Club.
Survivors include his former wife and best friend, Nancy Garner; children Linda Wilkerson and husband Tom, and Dan Garner; brothers Larry Garner and David Garner; sister Barbara Belcher; three grandchildren Kristi Stepp, Bryan Wilkerson and Sarah Garner; five great-grandchildren Bryce, Logan, Ashley, Kayla and Taylor.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, April 30 at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg.
A service will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, May 1, at the funeral home. Burial will follow with military honors at noon at Quantico National Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Wounded Warriors Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675.