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August 2, 2013

Gary W. Wemple

Lockport Union-Sun & Journal


Gary W. Wemple, of Newfane, NY, husband of the late Bonnie Feltz Wemple entered into rest on Friday, August 2, 2013 in Niagara Hospice House. He was born in Lockport, NY, on October 20, 1944, the son of the late William and Gertrude Mahar Wemple.
Gary was a Pepsi-Cola distributor in the area for 22 years, he then worked for Newfane Highway Department for 14 years. Gary has lived in Newfane all his life, he married Bonnie Feltz April 1962, she died on December 18, 2004. He played softball and enjoyed hunting, snowmobiling and was a life-member of Miller Hose Fire Company and life-member of Newfane Lions Club. Gary loved spending time and watching grandsons playing sports.
Father of Amy (Merle) Wiltse of Wilson, NY and Robert W. (Jennifer) Wemple of Newfane, NY. Grandfather of Billy, Nicholas, Nathan, Noah, Joshua and Carter. Brother of Robert (Nadine) Wemple of Florida, Richard (Donna) Wemple of Ohio, Mary Lou (James) Vanderbeck of Florida and the late Nancy Graham and Peggy Bisher. Brother-in-law of LeRoy Bisher of Newfane, Merrilee Feltz of Florida, Cynthia (Walter) Mularz of Rochester and the late Linda Moyer. Also survived by several nieces and nephews.
Friends may call at the RUTLAND-CORWIN FUNERAL HOME, INC., 2670 Main St., Newfane, NY on SUNDAY from 7-9 PM and on MONDAY from 2-6 PM where funeral services will be held TUESDAY at 11:00 AM. Burial will be in St. Charles Cemetery. Memorials to Miller Hose Fire Company, PO Box 99, Newfane, NY, Newfane Lions Club, PO Box 254 Newfane, NY or Niagara Hospice Camp Hope, 4675 Sunset Drive, Lockport, NY 14094 would be appreciated by the family.
Please visit www.rutland-corwin.com would be appreciated by the family.

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