2005-10-26 / Obituaries

Gary E. Wheate

Gary E. Wheate, age 60, of Cold Spring, NY died on Tuesday, October 18, 2005 at Vassar Brothers Medical Center in Poughkeepsie.

Born in Ossining, NY on July 6, 1945, he was the son of the late Edwin and Nedra (Morey) Wheate.

Mr. Wheate has been a resident of Cold Spring for the past 18 years, coming from Putnam Valley, NY. He worked as a salesman for Dormia Mattress in Fishkill NY. He was a US Army veteran, having served from 1966-1968 in the Signal Corp during the Vietnam Conflict and was a member of the VFW in Yorktown Heights, NY.

Mr. Wheate is survived by his wife, Pamela (Mack) Wheate of the home address, and two daughters, Melissa Kelleher of Putnam Valley, NY, and Kim Golden of West Virginia. One brother, Noel Wheat of Hopewell Junction, NY, one sister, Wendy Greggs of Carmel, NY, and six grandchildren also survive him.

Funeral services were held on Saturday, October 22 at the Clinton Funeral Home, Corner of Parrott & Pine Streets, Cold Spring, In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Vassar Brothers Medical Center CCU Unit, 45 Reade Place, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601.

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