Gary Wayne Kunkle

1949 - 2019

Gary Wayne Kunkle, Sr., 70, of Findlay, passed away on Saturday, September 7, 2019 at the Bridge Hospice Care Center, Findlay. He was born in Detroit, Michigan on August 7, 1949 to the late Robert and Esther (Hagerman) Kunkle. On January 14, 1991, he married Janell Andrews, and she survives. He is also survived by his sons: Gary W. Kunkle, Jr., and Brandon (Amy) Andrews, both of Findlay; his daughters: Christina Kunkle, and Jenny Buckmiller, both of Findlay; 14 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by three sisters: Carol Ramey, Patty Sulliman, and Linda Courtney. Gary proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War and the end of the Korean War. He retired from Best Buy and was a member of VFW Post 5645. He was also a former member of Moose Lodge 698. He enjoyed hunting and fishing. There are no services scheduled for Gary at this time. Arrangements have been entrusted to COLDREN-CRATES FUNERAL HOME. Memorials may be made in his name to the Hancock County Humane Society, Bridge Home Health & Hospice, or Hancock County Veterans Services. Online condolences may be left for the family at