NORTON – Gary B. Berkley, 82, of Norton passed away Monday, May 7, 2018 at Rhode Island Hospital in Providence.
Born November 17, 1935 in Providence, he was a son of the late Richard and Carolyn (Elwell) Berkley.
He grew up in Plainville and was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force.
Gary was a sports enthusiast and especially loved the New England Patriots. He worked in the heavy construction industry in Massachusetts and Rhode Island for many years and belonged to the OTH Group “Over-the-hill-group” which promoted innovative asphalt paving methods.
He leaves a brother, Gil, nephews Gregg and Gary Berkley, Lee, Ricky, John and Jeff Gale and great nieces and nephews and his good friends at the Elks, Jimmy’s and Fitzy’s.
He was predeceased by his sister, Judy (Berkley) Gale.
A celebration of Gary’s life will be held at the North Attleboro Elk’s Lodge 1011, 52 Bullfinch Street, North Attleboro on Sunday May 20 from noon to 3 p.m.
Burial will be held at a later date at the Massachusetts National Cemetery, Bourne.
Arrangements entrusted to Sperry & McHoul Funeral Home, 15 Grove Street, North Attleboro.
To sign an online guestbook for Gary, please visit www.sperry-mchoul.com.