Gary Long


LONG, Gary …

Suddenly surrounded by those he loved on Friday, December 30, 2022 at Victoria Hospital, London, Gary Long passed away at the age of 81. Beloved husband of Sue for almost 43 years. Dear brother of the late Ted, Bill (Ellen) and Bob Long, and brother-in-law of Paul Hodgert, the late Scott (Susan) Hodgert, Leslie (Brad) Duncan, Kevin (Mel) Hodgert, D'Arcy Hodgert and Barry (Tony) Hodgert. Gary will be lovingly remembered by his many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews and extended family and friends.

Gary and Sue shared a love for speed, but more specifically a love for Porsche's. He enjoyed restoring and rebuilding classic vehicles and was a member of the Porsche Club of America.  If he wasn't in the garage, Gary and Sue would be out traveling and exploring the world together.

Gary's life will be celebrated by close family and friends on Wednesday, January 11, 2023, from 1-3 pm at the A. Millard George Reception Centre, 60 Ridout Street South, London with Words of Remembrance being shared at 1:30 pm. Masks are required to be worn during the duration of the Celebration. For those wishing to honour Gary, please consider a donation to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada, 1200-2300 Yonge Street, Box 2414, Toronto, ON M4P 1E4 or the Boys' and Girls' Club of London, 184 Horton Street East, London, ON N6B 1K8. Online condolences memories and photographs shared at