John Gary Vlasis (Gary), 72, of Osage Beach, MO, passed away in his home on July 4, 2018. He was surrounded by his loving family.

John Gary Vlasis (Gary), 72, of Osage Beach, MO, passed away in his home on July 4, 2018. He was surrounded by his loving family.

Gary was born December 14, 1945, the son of George and Dorothy Vlasis of Ballwin, MO. His parents preceded him in death. Gary is survived by his wife, Margaret Vlasis (Peggy), of the home.

Gary and Peggy were united in marriage on April 27, 1974. Together they shared 44 years of marriage and two wonderful children.

Gary is survived by his daughter, Melissa Rust and husband, Elton of Grain Valley, MO; son Christopher Vlasis and wife, Tiffany of Stoutland, MO; five grandchildren, Tristan Vlasis, Gunner Vlasis, Madison Rust, Collin Vlasis, and Mackenzie Rust.

Some of his happiest moments included his five grandchildren He always let everyone know how proud they made him. Gary also enjoyed his cars, motorcycles, hunting, fishing, and spending time with loved ones.

In accordance to his wishes, no services are planned.

Online condolences can be made at www.alleeholmanhowe.com.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Dogwood Animal Shelter of Osage Beach, MO. Gary had a great love for animals.

Arrangements are under the direction of Allee-Holman-Howe Funeral Home in Camdenton, MO.