Wendel H. Gatch
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his daughters, Maria Helen Gatch of Jupiter, FL, Donna Noël Gatch Herndon (Robert Chad); sons, Francis “Frank” Galgano Gatch of Youngsville, LA, Marc Matthew Gatch of Youngsville, LA; grandchildren, Nicholas Chase Gatch, Morgan Marie Tyler, Landon Francis Herndon, Aubrey Noël Herndon, Nikolas Caden Graddick, Cameron Chase Gatch; sister, Helen “Mickie” Gatch Cato; sister-in-law, Regina Galgano Kolbe; two nephews and two nieces. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his granddaughter, Madison Rose Tyler and brother, John Madison Gatch.
A graveside service will be held 11 o’clock, Tuesday, February 27th, at Greenlawn Memorial Park with the Rev. James A. Goudelock officiating. The family will greet friends following the service. Shives Funeral Home, Trenholm Road Chapel, is assisting the family.
In lieu of flowers, the family request that memorials be given in memory of Dr. Wendel Gatch to Parkinson’s Foundation, 200 SE 1st Street, Suite 800, Miami, FL 33131.