Gary Lee Shernesky

January 5, 2020


 Gary Lee Shernesky, 68 of Auburn passed away unexpectedly early Sunday morning January 5,2020 at his home.
 He was born in Philipsburg,PA the son of the late Joseph and a Ruth DeFrain Shernesky, and had resided most of his life in the Auburn area. Gary had been employed for several years by Austeel . He was an avid outdoorsman and especially loved to hunt and fish. Gary led a good life enjoying the simplest things  around him . He especially cherished the times spent with his family and friends. He lived life ‘large’ !
 He is survived by his best friend and wife Cathy ( Creech) Shernesky of Auburn, two children , son Christopher(Amanda McAuliffe) Shernesky of Seneca Falls, daughter Lisa (Joey) Candelario of Westchester, three grandchildren Maria, Clayton and Lillian Shernesky, brother James ( Joanne ) Shernesky of Sennett, as well as several nieces, nephews, cousins and his  beloved canine friends Rascal, Chewy and  grand pup Miss Fendi .
 As were Gary’s wishes there are no public calling hours or services.


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Memorial Gathering
January 9, 2020

11:00 AM
Pettigrass Funeral Home
196 Genesee St.
Auburn, NY 13021

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