Gary was born on January 22, 1955 in Sioux Falls, the son of Ralph and May (Smook) Lanners. HE grew up in Sioux Falls and attended Franklin, Whittier and Lincoln schools.
After school, he had a few jobs before he started his own business, Lanners Concrete. Gary was affiliated with Faith Lutheran Church. He loved hunting and spending time at the family cabin at Lake Madison. Gary passed away June 17, 2020 at the Avera Heart Hospital.
Gary is survived by a daughter, Lynsee Dowden and her husband, Lucas; three brothers, twin brother, Gregg Lanners and his wife, Jennifer, , Danny Lanners and Jeff Lanners and his wife, Tammy, all of Sioux Falls; an uncle, Joe Smook of Sioux Falls; nephews, Dustin, Jeremy and Jared; nieces, Amanda, Heather, Brittney; great nephews, Damian, Dyllan, Jeremiah, Ronnie, Hunter, Brody and Beckham; great nieces, Mckenzie, Marissa, Alana, Faith, Addilynn, Sophia, Chloe, Aubrey and Paislay
Gary was preceded in death by his parents, Ralph and May; his nephew, Justin Lanners; and his dog, Fred.
Please join the family for a luncheon at 1204 S Dale Dr. following the service.