No services are scheduled at this time for Gary Wilfred Puetz, 67, of Paoli who died Jan. 1, 2021 after a brief illness. Arrangements were under the direction of the Wilson-Little Funeral Home in Purcell.

A celebration of life will be held later in the year when family and friends can safely gather.

He was born on July 8, 1953 in Ethan, S.D., one of eight children of Urban Henry Puetz and Stella Mitilda (Webber) Puetz.

Survivors include his wife, Becky Puetz of the home in Paoli; four children, Angela Puetz, Michelle Lennon and partner, Jimmy Summers, Marcee Day, Jason McDaniel and wife, Julie; two brothers, Allen Puetz of Nebraska and Michael Puetz of Wyoming; five sisters, Beverly Mueller, Joan Marquardt, Mona Johnson and Paula Marken, all of South Dakota, and Patricia McCall of New Mexico; 13 grandchildren and many great grandchildren.

Online condolences may be made at wilsonlittle.com.