Wayne Gary Woller, age 74, died January 22, 2019. He was born in Merrill, Wisconsin to the late Max Robert Woller and Corliss Ament Woller.
Wayne graduated from East Green Bay High School in 1962. He attended all the Reunions. He was very proud of his 5 years of service during the Vietnam Conflict. He was a Marine Paratrooper, which enabled him to be in In Harm’s Way with John Wayne. He was an active member of Holy Infant Catholic Church for many years and enjoyed being one of ‘The Ladies’ Mondays. He founded Wayne’s Dry Cleaners and enjoyed the friendships he gained through his business as well as serving his community. When not working, he enjoyed fishing, golfing and spending time with his family and friends. Upon retirement he was able to fully enjoy his favorite pastimes of RV travel and camping.
Wayne is survived by his three children, Jana Hough and husband David of High Point, Susan Pinardi and husband Dominick of Durham, Chris Woller of Durham; his partner in life Linda Francis of Durham; grandchildren Cooper, Alexis, Grace, Jessica and Christian; siblings Sally Lurquin (Bill Handler) of DePere, WI,
Sharon Woller of Slinger, WI, Sandy Manders (Bob) of DePere, WI, Max Woller, Jr (Evelyn) of Racine, WI, Gail Cornelissen of Postage, WI, Mary Schmidt of Green Bay, WI; sister-in-law Barb Thibeault; two aunts Ester and Dorothy Ament of WI; and numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother David Woller.
A funeral mass will be offered at 11:00 am from Holy Infant Catholic Church on Tuesday, January 29, 2019. The family greet friends from 10-10:45 am prior to the service at the church. A Rite of Christian burial will be held at Salisbury National Cemetery on Wednesday, January 30, 2019.
In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to the Semper Fi Fund, semperfifund.org, Catholic Charities, catholiccharitiesusa.org, or the charity of your choice.