Gary Alan "Skip" Enstrom, 73, of Hymera, Indiana, passed away at 10:50 a.m. Thursday, March 16, 2017, in his residence.
He was born April 20, 1943, in Hymera, Ind., to Harry Alfred Enstrom and Cealia (Bockman) Enstrom.
Survivors include his sister, Jane Mills of Anderson, Ind.; brothers, William "Bill" Enstrom of Jasonville, Ind., and James "Scott" Enstrom of Hymera, Ind.; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and siblings, Myrtle Runyan, Harry Jr. "Tom" Enstrom, John Enstrom, Linda Stewart and Richard "Sonny" Enstrom.
Gary graduated from the Hymera High School Class of 1961 and Indiana State. He taught art in Sullivan County for 30 years, retiring from Northeast School Corp. He was a member of the Hymera Methodist Church where he was pianist and organist for 40 years. Gary was a current member of Hymera Town Council and Hymera Odd Fellows Lodge. Skip loved to collect antiques and was an avid antique collector. He was actively taking art classes, learning to paint porcelain.
Arrangements are entrusted to Michael W. Cox, Cox Funeral Home, 218 S. Meridian St., Jasonville, Ind.; coxfuneralhomejasonville.com. Visitation is scheduled from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Funeral services will immediately follow visitation at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 19, 2017, with Pastor Norman Santus officiating.
Interment will be at K of P Cemetery in Hymera, Ind.
Published on March 17, 2017