Dennis Gola

Dennis T. Gola

Ocean Pines-Dennis Thomas "Denny" Gola, 66, died Friday, May 30, 2014, at his home in Ocean Pines. Born in Philadelphia, he was the son of the late Thomas Gola. He is survived by his mother, Adel K Gola of Philadelphia. Also surviving is his wife, Gertrude "Trudy" King Gola, and daughters, Dr. Sherry Nykiel and her husband, Jason MacDonald, of Boston and Renee McCartney and her husband, Jack, of Cape May, N.J. There are two grandchildren, Nicole MacDonald and Grace Marie Gertrude McCartney. He leaves a brother, Roy Gola, and his wife, Cyndi, of Philadelphia and several nieces and nephews.

Mr. Gola had been a foreman with Amtrak for many years. He was an Army veteran, having served in Vietnam, and a member at St. John Neumann Catholic Church in Ocean Pines. He enjoyed fishing, skeet shooting and marksmanship.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held Thursday, June 5, at 11 a.m. at St. John Neumann Catholic Church. The Rev. Joseph Kennedy will officiate. Friends may call one hour prior to the service at the church. A donation in his memory may be made to: Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675. Arrangements are in the care of Burbage Funeral Home in Berlin. Letters of condolence may be sent via:

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Burbage Funeral Home - Berlin
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Published in The Daily Times on June 2, 2014