Gregg H. Wereley, 57
April 2, 1958 — Dec. 19, 2015
Gregg H. Wereley, age 57, of Hartford, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 19, 2015.
Gregg was born on April 2, 1958, in New Berlin, to Eugene and Pauline (nee Kepner) Wereley. He was united in marriage Marlene Soczek on May 25, 1991 in Milwaukee.
Gregg served two years in the United States Navy Reserves. He was a longtime coach for the Hartford Recreation, Monches Recreation department, Hartford youth football, basketball and baseball clubs. Gregg was a naturally talented athlete who excelled in every sport he was participating in whether it was baseball, football, basketball, darts or ping pong. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, running, weightlifting, golfing, playing drums, boating, skiing at Little Switzerland, watching the Green Bay Packers and being outdoors.
Gregg is survived by his beloved wife Marlene of 24 years; loving children, Michael and Alex; dear brothers and sisters; Glenn (Betty), Gary (Cathy), and Janine (Kevin) Putzer; brothers- and sisters in-law Mark Soczek, and Michael (Lara) Soczek; his mother in-law, Dorothy Soczek (special friend Mike Maciag); nieces and nephews Brian, Jessica (Kyle), Ashley, Rebecca, Becky, Adam, Michaela and Nicholas; his furry family members Spunky, Cheddar, Oliver, Peanut, Boots and goldfish Goldie. He is further survived by other dear relatives and friends.
He is preceded in death by his mother and father.
Funeral services for Gregg will be held on Saturday, Dec. 26, 2015, at 4 p.m. at the Shimon Funeral Home (824 Union St., Hartford) Family will greet relatives and friends at the funeral home on Saturday from noon-4 p.m.
Memorials to the American Heart Association, Hartford Youth Football Club and Hartford Recreation Baseball are appreciated.