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Francis W. "Wally" Gott Sr.

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Francis W. "Wally" Gott Sr. Obituary
Francis W. "Wally" Gott, Sr.

AGE: 82 • Newark

Francis W. "Wally" Gott, Sr., age 82, of Newark, DE, went home to be with the Lord Friday, September 9, 2016. Wally proudly served his country in the US Army. He retired from Wonder Bread after many years of dedicated service. Wally was a lifelong member of Christiana Fire Company. He loved fishing, celebrating holidays, get togethers for crabs in his garage, and traveling with his beloved wife. Wally lived his life to the fullest and he leaves behind a lot of memories for his cherished family to remember.

Wally is survived by his wife of 63 years, Wilma Gott; children: Francis Gott, Jr. (Karen), Ann Gott, and Susan Pappa (John); 5 grandchildren: Francis Gott III (Kim), Matthew Gott, Elizabeth Pappa, Brittany Pleasanton, and Robert Hunter Pleasanton; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Jennie Gott; and siblings: Peggy, Jennie, Henrietta, Jack, Tom, and Jim.

A visitation will be held Monday, September 19, 2016 from 10 AM-12 Noon in the Strano & Feeley Family Funeral Home, 635 Churchmans Rd., Newark, DE 19702 followed by a service in celebration of Wally's life at 12 Noon. Burial, with military honors, will follow in Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery at 2 PM. The family wishes to thank the staff at Christiana Hospital and Helen Graham Center for their excellent care given to Wally. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Helen Graham Cancer Center, 4701 Ogletown-Stanton Rd., Newark, DE 19713. For directions or to send an online condolence visit

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Published in The News Journal from Sept. 11 to Sept. 17, 2016
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