Born on Nov. 12, 1957, in Port Jervis, NY, he was the son of the late James and Emily Thomas Brett.
Gary worked for C.P.G. as a truck driver for many years. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, watching NASCAR, and sports, which he played during his high school years. He was a member of the Republican Club, Palmer Club, Citizen Hose Club and various other clubs in the area.
In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his brother, James Brett. Gary is survived by his wife, Rosemarie Butto Brett; his sons, Eric Brett of Bethlehem, PA, and Robert Brett of Williams Twp., PA. He is also survived by his brother, Kenneth Brett and his wife, Mary, of Willis, TX.
A viewing will be held on Wednesday, April 11, 2018 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at The Finegan Funeral Home, 4080 William Penn Highway, Palmer Twp., PA. A service will follow at 6 p.m. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Pl., Memphis, TN 38105.