W. Wayne Jordan
W. Wayne Jordan

Johnson City - W. Wayne Jordan of Johnson City, NY took his final flight on Sunday September 30th over the skies of W.V. Born August 13th, 1933 in Plains, Pennsylvania, he was predeceased by his parents Walter and Claire Jordan, brothers Richard and Robert Barry and his grandson Sandy Oney. He is survived by his loving wife of 64 years, Joyce, his children Rebecca, Eric (Vicki), Dean (Mary) and Lisa, 9 grandchildren,15 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild. Also survived by his brother Donald (Ruth) and sister Joyce (Jeff). He operated the W. Wayne Jordan Co for over 50 years. He was an avid hunter, the world's number one Jeopardy fan, and a known fixture on the auction circuit. Wayne was the Coughlin High School Wilkes-Barre City Wrestling Champion in 1951. He was a strong man of family and faith; a life long member of the Methodist church, a member of the Quiet Birdmen, and an experienced aviator. Known for his kind and generous spirit, he left an impression on everyone he met. Calling hours will be Sunday Oct. 7th from 2pm to 4pm with service to follow at Castle Creek UMC 1087 Castle Creek Rd, Castle Creek NY. In lieu of flowers please donate to the Castle Creek UMC.



Published by Press & Sun-Bulletin on Oct. 5, 2018.
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Our deepest condolences
The Moyle Family
October 11, 2018
We were very sorry to hear of Wayne's passing. He was a wonderful man whom we enjoyed so very much at the Westover United Methodist Church. Our condolences to his family. We lost another one of the good ones....
tony & lisa macek
October 7, 2018
So sorry for the entire Jordan family about the loss of a great man. You are always in my family thoughts and prayers no matter what! We love you all! God Bless and may Wayne rest in peace. The Hettel and Kimberly A Osborne families.
KIMBERLY OSBORNE
Family
October 6, 2018
Joyce and family, sending condolences to you and your family. I remember when you dated Wayne. You both were special people to me.
Carol Joy and Paul Kuhnle
October 6, 2018
We met years back when the flood happened in their house. I am so sorry for the loss of him. My heart breaks for you all.
Erica sd
October 6, 2018
Eric and family so sorry for your loss
Prayers and thoughts are with you
Linda Nash
October 6, 2018
W. Wayne Jordan was a good, caring man. He will be deeply missed. His bear hugs were the best!! May God's loving arms be around you and your family during this difficult time.
Pam and Jim Collins
October 5, 2018
Joyce and all your family, We are sorry to learn of Wayne's passing. There were so many memories over so many years, but most of all was my mom and her "barking dogs". He never let her forget that day and I'm picturing them having another laugh about it. Marie and Roy treasured your friendship. How nice it was that through you and Marie they became such good friends. I think Wayne was at every wrestling match I ever went to in JC and some at UE. Sending you much love and may the peace of Christ be with you all in the time ahead.
Love, Al and Dora Mae
Dora Mae & Al Ketchum
October 5, 2018
Thanks Wayne for all of the hunting trips
Dan Fisher
October 5, 2018
My deepest sympathy to the Jordan family....you all are in my thoughts and prayers. Becky's dad was a very caring and generous person...always wanting to take Becky and I out to dinner when I would make trips home! Such a sweet man with a great sense of humor! He will be missed ~ love to you all!
Linda Clarke
October 5, 2018
Becky and family
So sorry for you lost of your dad. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
Love Barb and Bob Finch
October 5, 2018
a loved one
October 5, 2018
Brett and I are thinking of you all and sorry we can't be there. I am certainly blessed to have met Uncle Wayne when I married into the Jordan Family. What a legacy he left and a wonderful kind and loving family he raised.Love you all.
LYSSA JORDAN
October 5, 2018
LYSSA JORDAN
October 5, 2018
David & I are privileged to have met Wayne quite a few years ago. He was a gentle giant who loved his family dearly. His stories, of life, were wonderful & he will be missed by all who knew him.
Rest in peace Wayne.
Jean Bloomfield
October 5, 2018
One of my favorite memories of Grandpa was when I would sit in the living room with him and we would talk for hours about any topic. Even when I was little he valued what I had to say. And even when we disagreed the conversation remained repectful and my opinion was important. My second favorite memory was when he would be working on something and he'd jam his finger or bump his head and swear; Grandma and I just couldnt contain our laughter to the point of being obnoxious about it but he just took it in stride... (but not laughing). My foremost thought about Grandpa is that he taught me reliability, self worth, fortitude, integrity, and a work ethic that has kept me going during the worst times. These are the things that live on and get passed on and why I will always appreciate Grandpa as one of my favorite people. Love, Jenny
Jenny Raub
October 5, 2018
Eric and Dean, I am sorry for the loss of your dad.
Bert Wright
October 5, 2018
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