Gary M Ellifritz

November 11, 1955 - January 20, 2024

Gary M Ellifritz passed away on January 20, 2024, in Winnemucca, Nevada.
He was born on November 11, 1955, in Winnemucca, Nevada to Mary Lou and Don Ellifritz.
He was born and raised in Winnemucca alongside his siblings, Donnie, Mary Lynn, Mike and Jeff. He left in the mid 70’s to adventure.
He returned to Winnemucca and met Chrissy Casalez. They two spent ten years together before marrying in 2005. They shared a total of almost 30 years together.
He worked for Transwood trucking for many years, he drove over 2.5 million miles.
Gary loved racing – from watching NASCAR to participating in stock car racing. He was nicknamed Mr. D.I.L.L.I.G.A.F. and he caused hate, hell and discontent wherever he went.
He was a father and dad to Darrell and Penny when he did not have to be. Thank you for showing us the love and support of a real father.
He is survived by his wife, Christine “Chrissy” Ellifritz his children, Penny (Mike) Raffath, Darrell (Tracy) Cramer, and Jimmy Payhor. His grandchildren, Micheala (Shawby), Crystal (Dylan), Derek, Hailey (Conner), Caleb and Shaun.
His great-grandchildren, Lexi and Jayme as well as his mother, Mary Lou, his brothers, Donnie, Mike (Patty), Jeff (Ann0 and his sister, Mary Lynn Kenner.
He is preceded in death by his father, Don.
There are no services at this time, a Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.