Gary D. Wells
July 31, 1950 — Feb. 7, 2016
Gary D. Wells of Waukesha died on Sunday, February 7, 2016, at his home at the age of 65. He was born in Milwaukee on July 31, 1950. He attended Milwaukee Public Schools, Boy’s Tech High School and worked as a welder for Harnischfeger Corp. for many years.
Gary was always assisting the homeless and less fortunate and enjoyed volunteering for the Hebron House, the Hope Center and the Salvation Army. He was a very active member of Crossroad Community Church, where he occasionally preached. A man of God, he was involved in several men’s Bible groups and touched many lives.
He will be sadly missed by his daughter, Gabrielle Boyland, and grandson Kyran, along with other relatives and many good friends.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Wilma Wells, and his mother, father, stepmother and stepsister.
Visitation will be held on Friday, February 12, from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the 12:00 noon funeral service at RiverGlen Christian Church, S31-W30601 Sunset Drive, Waukesha, WI 53189. Pastor John Howard and Dr. Elwyn Zimmerman will preside.
Private entombment will be at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, 6400 W. Burleigh St., Milwaukee, WI 53210.
Memorials are appreciated to the Hebron House of Hospitality, Inc. 111 E. Main St., Waukesha, WI 53186; or to the Hope Center, 502 N. East Ave., Waukesha, WI 53186.
Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, Crematory and Preplanning Services is honored to serve the family. For further information, please call the funeral home at 262-5474035 or visit our website at www.randledable.com for directions or to leave the family an online tribute message.
It has been a grand journey, I’m going home! Good Bye!