Gary Horst, 60, of Mason City passed away at 10:00 p.m. on Friday, October 20, 2017 at Memorial Medical Center. He was born on January 4, 1957 the son of Albert W. and Wanda (King) Horst. Gary is survived by his mother, Wanda, and several cousins. He was preceded in death by his father and grandparents. Gary worked for CAT for five years and then worked at Dekalb for several years. He bartended at Skipper’s in Mason City and was an assistant manager at Oney’s Grocery in Mason City. A graveside service will be held for Gary on Wednesday, October 25 at 10:15 a.m. at Mason City Cemetery. A visitation will be held at Hurley Funeral Home in Mason City from 9:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. prior to the service. Guy Wands will officiate. Memorial contributions may be made to Mason City Area Nursing Home.