Niagara Gazette

April 24, 2014

Robert F. Wemple, Sr.

Niagara Gazette


Robert F. Wemple, Sr. of Seminole, FL, formerly of Burt, NY, husband of the late Joan Aikin Wemple and Patricia Ferington Wemple, entered into rest on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 in Largo Medical Center. He was born in Lockport, NY on August 11, 1937, the son of the late William and Gertrude Mahar Wemple.
Bob worked at Harrison Radiator for 39 years. He was Past President of Olcott Lions Club Olcott Beach, NY. He moved to Florida in 1994 from Burt, NY. He enjoyed bowling and spending time with family and friends.
Soul mate of Nadine Gordon of Seminole, FL. Father of Darlene Wemple and Steven Wemple, both of Lockport, Laura (Richard) Rutland of Newfane, NY and Robert (Sandy) Wemple, Jr. of Hendersonville, TN. Grandfather of Michael (Laura) Goodlander, Emily (Nicholas) Kilkenny, Steven and Meghan Wemple, Ashley and Richie Rutland and Jeremy and Katelin Wemple. Brother of Richard (Donna) Wemple of Kettering, OH, Mary Lou (James) Vanderbeck of St. Petersburg, FL and the late Gary Wemple, Nancy Graham and Margaret Bisher. Brother-in-law of LeRoy Bisher of Newfane, NY. Also survived by Nadine's children, Sari (Scott) Gordon of Highland Park, IL and Wayne (Lizzie) Wolf of Lakewood, CO and their children, Melanie, Brittney, Michael and Carli and six great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Family and friends may call at the RUTLAND-CORWIN FUNERAL HOME, INC., 2670 Main Street, Newfane, NY on FRIDAY May 23, 2014 from 7-9 PM. A Mass of Christian will be celebrated on SATURDAY, May 24, 2014 at 10:00 AM at St. Brendan on the Lake (St. Charles site) Main St. Olcott, NY. Inurnment will be in St. Charles Cemetery, Newfane, NY. Memorials to Olcott Lions Club, PO Box 316, Olcott, NY 14126 would be appreciated by the family.
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