CENTER CONWAY, N.H. - Gary Shawn Egers "EZG" of Center Conway, NH passed away peacefully with family by his side on December 7, 2014 at Maine Medical Center in Portland, ME. after a year long courageous battle with cancer.
Gary was born on January 19, 1961 to Lloyd and Judy (Shaw) Egers in Evreux, France. Gary grew up in Bangor, Maine and graduated from Bangor High School in 1979. He worked for Shop-n-Save (Hannaford) for 34 years. He then opened his own convenience store, "EZG's" until July 2013.
Gary was involved in many sports growing up. As an adult he had a passion for pool, darts, trivia and fantasy football. Gary touched the lives of many. Everyone that knew him remembers his sense of humor, smile and genuine character. Many people knew him best as EZG, Gear Bear, and Daddy-O.
Along with his parents Judy and Lloyd Egers of Gorham, ME. Gary is survived by the love of his life, (high school sweetheart/girl next door) Dawn (Pomeroy) Egers with whom he shared 32 years of marriage. Two daughters, Shawna Egers of Center Conway, NH, Emily Egers of Los Angeles, CA; a very special grandson, Jordan Egers of Center Conway, NH; a brother, Scott Egers and wife Debbie of Kittery, ME; his in-laws Floyd and Jeanette Pomeroy of Bangor, ME; sister-in-laws, brother-in-laws, and many nieces and nephews.
Visiting hours will be Fri. 12/12/14 at Furber and White Funeral Home: 2925 White Mountain Highway, North Conway, NH 03860 from 5 to 7 p.m. Funeral services will be at First Church of Christ Congregational: 2521 White Mountain Highway, North Conway, NH 03860 at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014.
In lieu of flowers, contributions of Gary Egers may be sent to Jen's Friends: PO Box 1842, North Conway, NH 03860.
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