Gary Stephen Bancroft, 64, of Sassafras Ridge, died Monday, June 3, 2019, at his home, where he lived with his brother, Paul Messersmith.

He was the son of the late Robert and Loretta Bancroft.

Surviving are three brothers, Paul Messersmith, and David and Michael, both of Maryland; four nieces; six nephews; two great-nieces; five great-nephews; and two caregivers, Jacky Rogers and Linda Peggs.

Burial was in Ft. Lincoln Cemetery, Brentwood, Md.