Gary Wayne Harrison, 66
Gary Wayne Harrison, age 66, of Monticello Indiana, passed away on Sunday, December 25, 2016 in the Philippines of natural causes.
He leaves behind his two sons, Jason Harrison of Monticello, Indiana and Patrick Harrison of Chiang Mai, Thailand, as well as many close friends around the world.
Born June 30, 1950, in Monticello, Indiana, he was the son of the late Donna Dowd and Col. Robert L. Harrison. Gary was a longtime resident of Monticello, but recently retired to Siquijor Island in the Philippines. Gary loved the island of Siquijor and had been a frequent visitor for more than twenty (20) years.
Gary had a passion for music and was an accomplished drummer. Gary once played drums for the American pop duo, Sonny and Cher and also served in the prestigious Marine Corps Band. During his time in the Marine Corps, Gary served a tour of duty in Okinawa, Japan.
In accordance with his wishes, Gary will be cremated in Siquijor and his ashes spread at sea in a private ceremony.
Memorial donations can be made, in lieu of flowers, to the Siquijor Provincial Hospital
(Pangi, Siquijor, Siquijor 6225 Philippines) or the Holy Rosary Chapel (San Juan, Siquijor Philippines).