Donald F. Wurgess

November 6, 1967 - February 16, 2018
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Donald F. Wurgess, age 50 of Lima, died Friday, February 16, 2018. He was born November 6, 1967 in Camp Zama, Japan to Mark Thomas and Miyoko Hirano Wurgess. He married Cynthia A., who survives.


Don was a good Christian man, a member of the Shawnee Alliance Church, and had served in the U.S. Navy. He had a strong faith in God and lived his life loving and helping others – friends and strangers. His hobbies included hunting, fishing, being outdoors and gardening. He will be remembered for his compassionate nature and the love he had for his family, always wanting to protect them.


Other survivors include 2 sons – Steven Wurgess, Brandon Wurgess, a step son – Mark Brown; a daughter – Zoey Wurgess; 2 step daughters – Leiah Brown, Rachael Brown; a brother – Eddie Wurgess; and a sister – Sue Ann (Brian) Slocum.


Memorial services will begin 11:00 a.m., Saturday, February 24, 2018 at Shawnee Alliance Church, 4455 Shawnee Road, Lima. Rev. Daniel Messner will officiate.


The family will receive friends from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m, Saturday, at the church.


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Born: November 6, 1967
Died: February 16, 2018

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