Gary Gene Slick, 55, of Cedar Rapids died Thursday, May 9, 2013, at the Dennis & Donna Oldorf Hospice House of Mercy in Hiawatha. A Traditional Graveside Service will be held Sunday, May 12, 2013, at 2 p.m. at Morgan Cemetery on the Meskwaki Settlement in rural Tama. A Traditional Wake will be held Saturday afternoon and a Native American Church Service Saturday evening, May 11, 2013, at the Myron Wanatee residence on the Meskwaki Settlement in rural Tama. Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home, Tama-Toledo is assisting with the arrangements.
Survivors include his wife, Michelle (Van Dresar) Slick, of Cedar Rapids; son, Joseph Slick, of Las Vegas, Nev.; daughters: Tracy (Dan) Mesmer, of Bettendorf, Melissa (DD) Rizzio, of Cedar Rapids, and Danielle Brockmeyer, of Cedar Rapids; five grandchildren; brothers: Steve (Pat) Slick, of Waterloo, and Duane Slick, of Providence, R.I.; sister, Lenora Slick, of Cedar Rapids; and several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.