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“To the family: So sorry for the loss of your loved one. Having known Gunther for almost 40 years,..a memory that stands out most was the love he had ...Read More »
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“Gunner, you were truly a kind-hearted man. You gave to those in need without waiting for them to ask for your help. Your family was so very blessed....Read More »
2 of 21 | Posted by: A friend

“Kris and Lisa...Sorry to hear about your loss ”
3 of 21 | Posted by: Dave Fatica - Parma, OH

“Kris and Family,Thoughts and Prayer's are with you all so very sorry about your dad. xoxo ”
4 of 21 | Posted by: Debby Di Buo - Brook Park, OH

“Gunner--Saddened by your loss "Desmond Hts. Brother. You will always have a special place in my heart when I recall all the great times we had...Read More »
5 of 21 | Posted by: Al Drews - Chesterland, OH

“Sorry to hear about Gunners passing. May he rest in peace. Our prayers go out to you and yours.Gary & Nancy Reis ”
6 of 21 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Maria, My heart goes out to you and your family and you are in my thoughts and prayers. Gunther was a good neighbhorhood friend and I always...Read More »
7 of 21 | Posted by: A friend

“Gunner, you will be missed by all your West High School classmates and when we have our all sports reunion it will not be the same without you. Good...Read More »
8 of 21 | Posted by: tom clark - olmsted falls, OH

“Maria, Family and Friends I am Very Sorry For Your Loss. I will always remember and be grateful for Gunner's words of Wisdom, Kindness and Sense of...Read More »
9 of 21 | Posted by: Jennifer Ditzel - Parma, OH

“SO SORRY NOW HES WITH MY ERIC I WILL MISS THEM BOTH ”
10 of 21 | Posted by: DIANE - mIDDLEBURG HTS, OH

“We are so sorry for your loss. Even tho we barely knew "Gunner" from the EMBC, he always had a special glow and a kind word to share at events at...Read More »
11 of 21 | Posted by: Jim and Nancy Diemer - Lakewood, OH

“My deepest sympathies. Worked with Gunther at J&L (LTV) Steel 1980-1985. Played softball with him also. May he rest in peace. ”
12 of 21 | Posted by: Jerry Stavlas - Bay Village, OH

“The world seems a little sadder now and void in our hearts know that Gunner isnt with us anymore. He was a good friend and I considered him a brother...Read More »
13 of 21 | Posted by: Jay Varga - BAY, OH

“So sorry for your loss. We will keep your family in are prayers. ”
14 of 21 | Posted by: Bill & Melissa Shea - Lakewood, OH

“Maria, so very sorry to learn of your Gunner's death. I've thought of both of you often and said a prayer...will continue to do that especially now....Read More »
15 of 21 | Posted by: A friend

“Hey "G-Man" sorry to hear of your passing I'll always remember you as one of my best "Foremon" at the mill alwaya helpful seldom P-O-ed ,rest in...Read More »
16 of 21 | Posted by: Dennis Budzinski - Huntsburg,, OH

“My prayers are with you and your family Maria in this time of grief. May God bless all of you. Eloise ”
17 of 21 | Posted by: Eloise Wiggins - Brunswick, OH

“Gunner has mentored me over the years many times. When i was thinking about dropping out of college. He picked me up and encouraged me to finish. His...Read More »
18 of 21 | Posted by: Christopher Varga - medina, OH

“barry ferguson ”
19 of 21 | Posted by: A friend

“My prayers go out to the family in this time of loss. The bible tells us to "rejoice with people who rejoice; weep with people who weep." (Romans 12...Read More »
20 of 21 | Posted by: Ty Daniels - Cleveland, OH

“Love You Dad..nice picture of you...that's the guy we remember :) Will always have you close in my heart...Lisa ”
21 of 21 | Posted by: A friend


GUNTHER O. WINGERT age 72, beloved husband of Maria (nee Smiley); loving father of Kristine Wingert and Lisa Allen; dear grandfather of Jimmy, Julia, Alexis and Michael; step father of Brandy Varga (deceased); brother of Dieter (Barb), Eric (deceased) and Linda Rein; uncle of Barbie; Bobby, Kurt, Erika, Robert; and Missy; loving friend to many. US Army Veteran. Passed away December 1, 2012. Funeral Mass Saturday, December 8 St. Mark Church 15800 Montrose Ave., Cleveland at 10:00am. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery. Friends may call in the McGORRAY-HANNA FUNERAL HOME OF LAKEWOOD 14133 DETROIT AVE. FRIDAY 2-8PM.