March 29, 1941 ‒ August 31, 2016
Jim Wampler, age 75 of Galena, passed away Wednesday August 31, 2016 at Mount Carmel Medical Center in Columbus.
He was born on March 29, 1941 in Galena to the late Eulis Wampler and Virginia Dare (Hubbard) Wampler Ward. He was a lifelong area resident and graduated from Big Walnut High School Class of 1959. He was a US Army Veteran.
Jim enjoyed playing golf at many of the local golf courses. Jim was most proud of his family and treasured the time spent with his wife of 52 years and their three boys and four grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife: Juanita (Holter) Wampler and they were married February 21, 1964 in Sunbury; sons: Jamie (Kelly) Wampler of Sunbury, Jeff Wampler of Galena, Jason Wampler of Centerburg; grandchildren: Sarah (Donald) Roberts, Josh Wampler, Erin Wampler, Erik Wampler; great-granddaughter Olivia Roberts; brother: Keith (Nan) Wampler of Cincinnati; sister: Jennifer Coffmon of Westerville.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by brother: Paul Wampler in 2005.
Friends may call Tuesday from 6- 8 p.m. at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, SR 3 at 61, Sunbury. Private services for the family will be observed at a later time.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to the National Kidney Foundation, 2800 Corporate Exchange Drive, #260, Columbus, Ohio 43231.
The DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the Wampler Family and condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.