GARY ENYART, 49, of Mattoon, IL formerly of Arthur, IL passed away at 11:34 A.M. on Saturday, October 9, 2010 at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center in Mattoon, IL from injuries sustained in a boating accident on Lake Mattoon.

Funeral services were held at 10:00 A.M. on Wednesday, October 13, 2010 at the Edwards Funeral Home. Rev. Ivan Jess officiated. Burial was in the Arthur Cemetery. Visitation was held from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. on Tuesday, October 12, 2010 at the funeral home.

Gary was born on December 30, 1960 in Tuscola, IL. He is a son of Raymond Dean and Joyce L. (Navel) Enyart. He married Audrey Allen on July 25, 1981 in Herrick, IL.

He is survived by his wife Audrey; three daughters, Natasha Enyart, Tana Enyart and her companion Kevin, and Mika Charboneau and her husband James all of Mattoon, IL; six grandchildren, Parker, Hayley, Jaimin, Joseph, Alexis and Aliza; his parents, Dean and Joyce Enyart; one brother Ed Enyart all of Arthur, IL and his maternal grandmother, Geneva Ruth Navel of Tuscola, IL.

He was preceded in death by twin daughters, Heather and Holly Enyart, his paternal grandparents and his maternal grandfather.

Gary enjoyed fishing and spending time with his family and friends; especially his grandchildren. He liked to take his grandchildren fishing and camping.

Memorials were made to the family and they requested casual attire.


Born: December 30, 1960
Death: October 9, 2010